The New Brunswick Union (NBU) has long held that privatization of public services and resources is not the best way to spend taxpayer money, and the most recent Auditor General of New Brunswick report backs this up.In the document, Auditor…
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Scholarship open to NBU members

The Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) Young Workers Program and United Way Centraide Canada (UWCC) are pleased to present the annual CLC/UWCC Post-Secondary Scholarship. The New Brunswick Union is associated with the CLC.The CLC and the UWCC are long-time partners in…
Friday, May 3, 2019

Let your voice be heard

If you want to tell our legislators to stop the practice of paying for blood plasma donations in our province please got to the following link: https://bloodwatch.org/new-brunswick-letter-campaign/All you have to do is fill out the form and a letter will…
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

NBU Podcast now available

The first podcast of the New Brunswick Union is now available online at the following links:EnglishFrenchYou can also download it on the Apple podcast app and Spotify by searching for New Brunswick Union or Syndicat du Nouveau-Brunswick.The first episode deals…
Thursday, April 18, 2019

Day of Mourning set for April 28

Working with our members and employers to ensure a secure and safe workplace is of the utmost importance to the New Brunswick Union (NBU).That’s why April 28 takes on special significance.The National Day of Mourning - held each year on…
There’s a reason people shouldn’t play three-card monte.The card game is one that often uses sleight of hand to rig the game in favour of the dealer. A rigged game is not a fair one, so why would anyone want…
The arenas in small towns across New Brunswick are more than just a sheets of ice. They are the hubs of communities where people gather to enjoy our great game, spend time with one another and encourage everyone to lead…
“It’s unacceptable the province is keeping this in the court system rather than at the bargaining table. If government spent half the time it’s used trying to restrict the rights of workers in the court system and instead engaged in…
Wednesday, March 20, 2019

More details needed to assess budget

While the current government has stated it wants to be transparent and provide more details to the public, today’s budget announcement was lacking in those areas.While some details were given, a lot of time was spent talking about balancing the…
The New Brunswick Union has applied to the Labour Board to become the official bargaining agent for a third Cannabis NB store.The majority of employees at the Lansdowne Ave. location in Saint John signed cards indicating they want to be…