Did you know that 10-20% of Canadians are impacted by dyslexia? Dyslexia is a specific learning disability that makes it difficult to read, write, and spell. The red pen can be a constant reminder of the lack of support needed for children with dyslexia to succeed in school and in everyday life.  During October, the […]


Message from IBEW International Vice President, Tom Reid



Link to original post FREDERICTON – Canadian Labour Congress President Bea Bruske called on workers to get involved in the federal election and make sure the voices of working people are heard loud and clear by the political parties. “Over the last year and a half, we have faced unprecedented upheaval as COVID-19 has wrought […]


Unprecedented. Uncertain. Challenging. New Normal. Social Distancing. Isolation. Lockdown.  These are just some of the words and terms that have quickly taken on new meaning for all of us. They have become part of our regular vocabulary as we continue to live and work through the COVID-19 Pandemic. They remind us of the extreme change, […]


Greetings:  While we are very grateful to live in a country where we enjoy many privileges, we must acknowledge that these privileges aren’t equitably distributed.  The recent news of the discovery of remains and unmarked graves from residential schools has shone a much needed light on Canada’s dark history and our horrible treatment of Indigenous […]



Members can now sign up for Winton, an application designed to provide essential spending advice and identify how much cash flow members could free up by following its recommendations. The Financial Capability Program is part of the Winton App. The Financial Capability Program (FCP) is designed to help you get more life from your money. […]


Greetings: The National Day of Mourning, held annually on April 28th, was officially recognized by the federal government in 1991, eight years after the day of remembrance was launched by the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC), and has since spread to at least 80 countries around the world.  This day is a tribute to those men and women who […]


 Public sector unions are coming together in solidarity to urge the provincial government to lead New Brunswick’s economic recovery by investing to improve public services. Together, our organizations represent 1 in 6 New Brunswick workers.  Over the past year, we have witnessed what was once unimaginable. For instance, who could have imagined that New Brunswick […]