Cupe 3903 Strike Video

Live and direct from the front lines!

Jen, 3rd year law student from Osgoode on the resumption of classes

A group of some two dozen law students has formed to support CUPE 3903 and to protest the resumption of classes at Osgoode.

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December 26, 2008 Posted by | December 2008, Outside Support, Solidarity Greetings and Messages | Leave a comment

Bev Brown Supports CUPE 3903

Bev Brown, from the Canadian Media Guild at the CBC, sends a message of solidarity to CUPE 3903 members gathered at the December 3rd rally.

December 15, 2008 Posted by | Solidarity Greetings and Messages | Leave a comment

Cheri Di Novo Speaks to CUPE 3903

Outside of the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities building, Cheri Di Novo (MPP, Parkdale) expresses her support for CUPE 3903 and describes some of the issues the local is currently facing.

December 15, 2008 Posted by | Solidarity Greetings and Messages | Leave a comment

Canadian Federation of Students Support – Thursday Dec 4th (Part 1/2)

Shelley Melanson, the chairperson of the Canadian Federation of Students Ontario, visits the picket lines and expresses her support for CUPE 3903.

December 10, 2008 Posted by | Chimney Stack Road, Main Gate, Outside Support, Solidarity Greetings and Messages, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Statements of Support from the Rally at the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities

At the December 3rd rally, representatives from the Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations, the Workers Action Center, the Canadian Media Guild at the CBC, the Canadian Labour Congress, CUPE 3902, and CUPE Ontario, send messages of solidarity to CUPE 3903.

December 9, 2008 Posted by | Solidarity Greetings and Messages | , | Leave a comment

Solidarity Rally – November 17

On November 17, 2008, hundreds of university students and workers from across southern Ontario rallied at Main Gate in support of striking CUPE 3903 members. “We know what happens on this campus will impact what happens on other campuses,” says one Ryerson student representative.  A York undergrad declares, “we’re going to keep coming to the lines, every day of this struggle, for as long as it takes!”

November 24, 2008 Posted by | Day 13 Monday Nov 17, Main Gate, Outside Support, Solidarity Greetings and Messages, Undergrad Support | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Solidarity Rally

This video captures a few of the messages of solidarity voiced at the November 12th rally. Among those who spoke at the rally were representatives from: CUPE Ontario, Toronto Area CUPE Council, Toronto York Regional Labour Council, Ontario Federation of Labour, Ontario Public Service Employees Union, Canadian Auto Workers, and CUPE National.

November 18, 2008 Posted by | Day 8 Wednesday Nov 12, Main Gate, Outside Support, Solidarity Greetings and Messages | Leave a comment

November 12 Solidarity Rally

This video captures some of the words of support from CUPE Ontario and CUPE National that were spoken at the November 12 Solidarity Rally. A York University press release from 1997 is also read. This press release outlines the reasons why the university previously deemed binding arbitration to be both problematic and inappropriate for labour negotiations within the university sector.

November 18, 2008 Posted by | Main Gate, Outside Support, Solidarity Greetings and Messages | Leave a comment