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Current issue, March 2021 - Select your preferred device:


  • USW Local 1944 is organizing
  • Telus: The story of vaccine bookings, and how communications between members and the Local Union make the difference
  • Did you take the Working off the clock Survey?
  • Telus: The Bargaining Committee met to review the language and the issues that are important to the membership
  • Day of action in solidarity with IBEW 213 members on strike in British Columbia
  • Solidarity rally with Teamsters Local 987 Coca-Cola plant workers in Calgary, AB
  • Applications are open for the David Ellis Scholarship 2021
  • Hate is a virus
  • Members in Alberta and in British Columbia can join the USW District 3 Networks
  • Sign the petition to protect pensions in case of business bankruptcy in Quebec
  • Members’ children in Ontario can apply for the USW District 6 Scholarships 2021



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December 23, 2020 - Acting President Donna Hokiro reflects on the past year and reminds us that we need to stay connected if we want to be able to create the needed change. The fight continues for Unit 60 Abbotsford members as Shaw doesn’t want to share a dime of its profits. Please use the hashtag #NoFear on social media to show your support.
November 30, 2020 - On November 20th, Members voted to elect their LUDM delegates and USW – Telus bargaining committee members, and election results have been announced. In a statement, Acting President Donna Hokiro explains why it is important that members at Telus participate in the bargaining survey and get involved in this round of bargaining.
October 30, 2020 - As the Executive Board met by Zoom videoconference in mid-October, Board members received Officer and Committee reports and approved the amalgamation of Units 1, 5 and 7 into a new Unit 7. Sister Brooke Downey stepped down from her positions as REO Ontario and Chair of the Civil and Human Rights Committee; the Local Union is thankful for her fierce activism and dedication to the membership.