More than 60% of all Ontario College of Art & Design University (OCAD U) faculty are sessional. The majority of this group (70%) have been teaching at OCAD U for more than five years, and many have taught at OCAD U for over a decade — but they remain precarious with no job security.
Support precarious faculty at OCAD
CLC Indigenous Rights and Justice Resource Centre
The Canadian Labour Congress has put together a list of resources to encourage and urge people across Canada to learn about this country’s colonial history, and act today to combat its lasting impacts on First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Find the Resource Centre here: https://canadianlabour.ca/indigenous-rights-and-justice-resource-centre/. Send a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urging him to fulfil his government’s promises regarding reconciliation with Indigenous peoples here.
Support St. John’s Port Authority workers — Sept. 15, 2022
Bargaining has reached an impasse between Public Service Alliance of Canada members and the St. John’s Port Authority. Click here to send a letter in support of these workers and their efforts to achieve a fair deal.