Posts Tagged "Anniversaries of Change"

Powell Street, Pride and Peace

Who says there is nothing to do in Vancouver?
It’s been non-stop events as soon as I got back from my Vancouver Island North tour.
I attended the 32nd Annual Powell Street Festival (PSF). It’s the largest event of its kind and…

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Anniversaries of Change Reconciliation Dinner (July 23)

BCGEU table: (l to r) me, Darryl Walker (President), Larry Jandu, Yvette Ortiz, Harbant Dhaliwal
Standing: Bruce Ralston, NDP MLA
Photo taken by Kam Nijjar

Panel: Henry Yu, Harbhajan Gill, Karin Lee, Lorene Oikawa, Harley Wylie
Photo taken by Larry Jandu

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Anniversaries of Change Weekend

In 2007, the Anniversaries of Change network came together to celebrate the years 1907, 1947, 1967, and 1997. Each of these years mark a significant anniversary for migrants to Canada. The network comprising community, cultural groups, First Nations, academia, and…

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Ice Breaker and Booths at Convention

I’ve been pretty busy at convention. Last night was fun. We had an ice breaker for delegates – great food and music and a chance to chat. And yesterday, we started work on resolutions, heard a fabulous key note address…

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Speaking out against the exploitation of workers

Many of you tell me that you remember me from speaking at a convention or conference. I do a fair amount of public speaking including speaking at labour councils, city councils, and public forums. I am pretty passionate about BCGEU’s…

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