Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Index of interviews:

Pauline Cardinal: Pauline Cardinal fights wage exploitation through CUPE union advocacy and training.

Mike Cartasano: Mike Cartasano is a CUPE Local 474 Chief Shop Steward who advocated for public and member education programmes.

Felix De los Santos: Filipino student organizer Felix de los Santos is a leading CUPE Local 474 officer who advocates for union training in health  and safety, harassment and discrimination.

Virgil Paz: Virgil Paz organized for CUPE Local 474 against privatization and other attacks on union members.

Enrique Reyes: Enrique Reyes is a Chilean refugee and CUPE Local 474 activist who advocates for Health & Safety, and workplace diversity.

Trevor Stewart: CUPE Local 474 activist Trevor Stewart is an advocate for the poor and is opposed to privatization.

Clancy Teslenko was a CUPE activist from 1980 to 1998 when she was a unit clerk at Calgary General Hospital and an active opponent of cutbacks and privatization.

Amanda Whillans is a healthcare aide in a Cold Lake assisted living home where a bitter strike occurred in 2017.