Posts Tagged "rally"

Rally for a Better BC

Crowd chanting #ndp Agree. We need #bcndp #betterchoices #betterBC #bcpoli

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Solidarity with the BC Ferries workers and Coastal Communities

 
Clever signs at the Rally to Speak Out Against the BC Ferries Cuts

 
It was a very early morning on March 11. I caught the 7 a.m. ferry to Victoria at the Tsawwassen terminal. When I arrived in Victoria, I met…

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30,132 tweets…

30,132 tweets
Yes, time flies. No that’s not the count just for 2012, but it almost feels like it. We’re nearing the end of February and it’s been a blur of winter school, marches & rallies, meetings, speaking at events and…

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What I did during the summer…

After being re-elected as a provincial vice president for BCGEU, I was back to my usual hectic schedule. Convention ended on Saturday (June 18th). Later that evening, I attended the 50th birthday party for Canada’s New Democrats. Unfortunately I wasn’t…

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Day 3: Solidarity with CAW + CUPW

Honoured our Life Members at BCGEU 2011 Convention. I chaired part of the convention. We welcomed and cheered Libby Davies MP who brought greetings and a strong message about supporting workers’ rights from New Democrat Leader Jack Layton. The NDP is…

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Happy May Day!

BCGEU members, other union members and community joined together at the Vancouver and District Labour Council‘s annual May Day march and rally in Vancouver.
We gathered at Clark Park and then provided lots of colour, music and chanting as we marched along Commercial…

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Not a 9-5 Schedule for a VP

Sometimes I get asked about my schedule as a vice president. Well, it’s definitely not 9-5.
For example, yesterday I was in an executive committee meeting at BCGEU Headquarters in Burnaby. I then had a bit of time to catch up…

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