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Celebrate International Workers Day 2023 by taking action!

Posted: May 2, 2023

(May 1, 2023)


May 1 is International Workers Day, also known as May Day – a day for workers around the world to celebrate worker solidarity and recommit to the fight for workers’ rights everywhere. There are lots of ways OPSEU/SEFPO members can celebrate and take action on May Day, and throughout the month of May.

Here are just a few:

Vote for public hospitals in the Ontario Health Coalition’s citizen-run referendum throughout May! You can vote in person at a voting station near you (coming soon), or vote online starting May 2. From the website: “Please make your opinion heard! This is a citizen-run referendum on the Ontario government’s plan to privatize our core public hospital services to for-profit hospitals and for-profit clinics.” Find out more at


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