Toronto Public Library Workers Union

March 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD).  

There is a special public event being held on Tuesday, March 21 at Toronto City Hall in the Council Chamber.

 All are welcome to attend.  Register here for a free ticket.  Hope to see you there!

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Author @larsenesque was super excited to receive one of our library bags designed by @theurbangeog @Local4948 https://t.co/OxPP89Ntfb
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RT @Local4948: Celebrate #OntarioPublicLibraryWeek! TPL #LibraryWarriors will be at @TPLScarbCentre Library 10 am Oct 19 @4948President @t
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RT @snuggs_999 @Local4948 Melba hard at work creating our Local table sign..... https://t.co/DVxsOFOOKy
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RT @Local4948: It's Ont Public Library Week! https://t.co/rHCEkAfauP Watch for Toronto #LibraryWarriors at a branch this week @4948Presid
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It's Ont Public Library Week! https://t.co/rHCEkAfauP Watch for Toronto #LibraryWarriors at a branch this week!… https://t.co/f7oeKJkS9b
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RT @PLGGTA: You can't focus on teaching if you can't pay your rent. Stand up to precarious labour and #StandWithFaculty
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RT @4948President: Things administrators dont tell you about staffless libraries @Local4948 https://t.co/VNPX6JhglO
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Things administrators dont tell you about staffless libraries @Local4948 https://t.co/VNPX6JhglO
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RT @theurbangeog: Island bookmobile stop https://t.co/S5usx75OZv
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RT @wylie_alan: Councillors/Politicians etc need to stop calling volunteer-led 'libraries' 'community libraries' it's cynical & dishonest.…
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RT @BrandiRLawson @4948President @Local4948 @DesmondCole Ok @RichardAPeddie this is the progressive the city has been looking for. Can we…
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RT @Local4948: October is #CanadianLibraryMonth! Celebrating #librarywarriors across Canada who make #libraries work @4948President @CUPEO
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October is #CanadianLibraryMonth! Celebrating #librarywarriors across Canada who make #libraries work.… https://t.co/Ao2LZSixyW
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RT @4948President: Happy Thanksgiving to all the Toronto Library Workers. Such an honour to represent you @Local4948#librarywarriors https…
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RT @mikiebarb: On today's Daily: the battle inside the ACLU over free speech, hate speech and white nationalism: https://t.co/5XfEbUih6m
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RT @cbcbooks: 7 great reasons to enter the 2018 @CBC Short Story Prize. https://t.co/wBSmwXsmY7
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RT @lswaffield1: Watch out for 'neighbourhood library' too - Lambeth council spin for small, bleak space with no staff to welcome or help p…
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RT @jpags: City has a mentorship program that pairs young women interested in politics with cllrs. Apps accepted until Oct. 15 https://t.co
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RT @youngwomxnlead: We are so excited for our launch party tomorrow to connect and celebrate with so many amazing young women + folks who a…
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RT @AlanDapre: In #librariesweek let's remember the amazing library staff who are all working tirelessly to maintain & enhance services #Fo
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RT @NeethanShan: Day 9 of #IslamicHeritageMonth, showcasing the contributions of brother @waleedkhogali, a leader & organizer frm #labour &…
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RT @PrangeMartin: Set the PVR fellow library workers and readers @LibrarianshipCA @LuminousCap https://t.co/T2IN2dPXay
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RT @splcenter: “People didn’t approve of the way my father protested injustice either” —Bernice King #TakeAKnee #TheMarchContinues https://…
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Happy Thanksgiving to all the Toronto Library Workers. Such an honour to represent you @Local4948#librarywarriors https://t.co/RlrGaqczeV
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RT @readingcampaign: Only a week? In Canada it's Library Month! https://t.co/ObTmAG7xhX
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RT @BrokenBarnet: Newly culled Chipping Barnet Library re-opens, librarians replaced with security guards. In other words, our Tory council…
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RT @theJagmeetSingh: When we stand with workers and their families, we can ensure no one is left behind & build a fairer Canada @UniforTheU
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RT @janfromthebruce: Every day I am going to tweet this. Will you join me? Over 2000+ Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women #MMIW #cndpoli
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RT @KatrinaNation: One of reasons wages not rising faster-- the gutting of labor unions' power/ Global Economy’s Stubborn Reality/ https:/…
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RT @tennisdenys: Let's celebrate libraries & library workers in #librariesweek. But let's never forget the 10,000 colleagues & 632 librari…
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RT @wylie_alan: The term 'Community Library' has been hijacked, purloined by those who seek to pull the wool over people's eyes re library…
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RT @cupenat: "CUPE, I know you’re all wondering, and yes, I did choose this colour turban on purpose @theJagmeetSingh#CUPE2017 https://t
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RT @MegPeters: "It's not acceptable that we have unstable work in this country @theJagmeetSingh#cupe2017
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RT @BigJMcC @theJagmeetSingh It's offensive that we have a guv that says, 'we should just get used to #PrecariousWork @Bill_Morneau#CUP…
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RT @kswhyte @theJagmeetSingh speaks to issues of precarious work - our @CUPE391 members are directly affected by this #CUPE2017 @CUPE391
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RT @CUPE391: We needs fundamental public ownership for our public services @theJagmeetSingh#CUPE2017 https://t.co/zryyzyrJaw
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RT @CUPEOntario: This is what happens when @CUPEOntario members are #bold #brave, & #demandbetter #CUPE2017 https://t.co/xDJik1vtn1
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RT @Brandon4948.@cupenat After visit to Fort York library, youth camp gives a shoutout to the #LibraryWarriors who make libraries great @…