Sign in

Direct Impact

Welcome to the Fall/Winter 2020 Edition of Direct Impact

This year challenged working people like none other. While the UCP used COVID as cover to crush our rights and make life harder, front-line workers battled the virus head-on. As we faced immense personal and collective grief, AUPE members never stopped fighting for a fairer province. In this issue of DI, we explore what moves us. What motivates us. What we're confronted with. And what we’re doing for the bigger battles ahead.

Latest articles

Browse through the latest issue of Direct impact, or find articles from past publications.

Filter by

Apr 11, 2018

The War on Minimum Wage

News article summary (meta description)
Do the arguments against a higher minimum wage hold water or are they yet another refrain designed to keep profits in the pockets of highly paid CEOs?

Jan 04, 2018

No More Targets

News article summary (meta description)
_Addressing harassment and bullying in the workplace_
By Mariam Ibrahim, Communications Staff

When people think about bullying, they probably envision a mea

Jan 04, 2018

A Long Road

News article summary (meta description)
_More than two years later, AHS General Support Services employees finally have a deal_
By Mariam Ibrahim, Communications Staff

More than 23,000 General Sup

Jan 04, 2018

Help Wanted

News article summary (meta description)
_With employers reluctant to cough up necessary information, AUPE members will play a crucial role in creating Essential Services Agreements_
By Mariam Ibrahim

Jan 04, 2018

Under Pressure

News article summary (meta description)
_Will the Supreme Court's Jordan decision finally move governments to properly fund a justice system bursting at the seams?_
By Mariam Ibrahim, Communications