I have known Lorene since she was a Training Consultant in 1995. Lorene has been an active member of the 604 Executive for many years before becoming a VP. I have seen her grow and always be willing to take…Read More
With over 20 years of experience and contributions in a labour setting, Lorene brings her skills in leadership, financial management, education, and communication to offer in running for Treasurer.
Lorene’s significant experience and advocacy in the labour movement created the exceptionally…
I am reminded by an article that it was 54 years ago on March 31st that First Nations people got the right to right to vote. Another injustice for Aboriginal peoples along with residential schools from 1857 to 1996, and no…Read More
The 7th Annual Community March Against Racism took place on Saturday March 22, 2014 in Vancouver. People gathered at Victory Square, Cambie and Hastings, Unceded xʷməθkwəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, and Səl̓ílwətaʔ territories. After some speeches and music, the marchers made their way through…Read More
March 21, 2014 – International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
20 Mar ’14
A message from Lorene Oikawa, BCGEU vice president, co-chair of the Equity + Human Rights Committee, and chair of the BC Federation of Labour Human Rights Committee