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VOLUNTEER AGAINST INCOME INEQUALITY

The fight against income inequality is bigger than all of us. To really win this battle, we’ll need everyone on board, and there’s a ton of different ways you can get involved! Even if you’re not a union member, volunteering with any number of organizations could help turn the tide. Use our map to find allies in your area and help us win a fairer future for all Canadians.

NUPGE does not officially endorse any organizations unless they are clearly labeled as a NUPGE affiliate.

 

Map links to map about groups fighting income inequality

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IN THE NEWS

Just say No to Doug’s cannabis plan: OPSEU President

“The idea that municipalities can opt out is a bad joke. Those cities and towns that opt out will be wide open to gang activity - it makes no sense.” — OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas

Toronto (14 Aug 2018)  — OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Premier Doug Ford is irresponsibly throwing caution to the wind with his move to privatize cannabis sales.

Government underestimates losses from tax haven use by wealthy individuals

Tax evasion is not a “victimless crime.” The victims are everyone struggling when they can’t get the public services they need  – whether it’s people experiencing hallway medicine, a student who can’t afford rapidly rising tuition fees or drivers worried about their safety after snow plowing services have been privatized.