Labour Views for August 3, 2016: Pride North of Sixty

By Labour Views, LGBTQ+, PSAC North, UNW

Labour Views for August 3, 2016 Pride North of Sixty Written by: Alexander Lambrecht, President Northern Territories Federation of Labour Across the globe Pride events are held at different times throughout the year.  In Canada, the summer months bring Out a variety of Pride activities from coast to coast to coast. Just over five years ago, NWT Pride held its first festival in Yellowknife, and continues to grow as the fight for LGBTQ+ rights, fairness…

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UNW Local 32 – Coldest Night of the Year Feb 15, 2016 Fundraiser

By Affiliates, Local 32, UNW

For three years Local 32 has joined the in helping to spread awareness about homelessness and raise money for a local charity. This year 11 groups in Yellowknife have pledged to raise $25,000 for The Yellowknife Salvation Army to renovate their Emergency Men’s Shelter Kitchen where they serve lunch and supper to those in need in Yellowknife. On the 3rd floor of the Yellowknife Aurora College campus, a row of tables is lined against…

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