News and Events
December 18, 2023

BYLAW AMENDMENTS PASSED: On Wednesday November 16th, 2023 at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) the following three Bylaw amendments were passed unanimously (100%) by members of CMG CBC Toronto, who cast votes.  Bylaw amendments must have at least 2/3 of… Read more »

October 12, 2023

Please join us for the CBC Toronto Location Unit’s Annual General Meeting!  Our Location Unit Executive Committee (LEC) will host the meeting on Thursday November 16th, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  The location is room A of the Conference… Read more »

October 5, 2023

As of the close of the nomination period, we had received one nomination for the role of LEC Vice President at CBC Toronto. Therefore, Lara Hindle is acclaimed as the LEC Vice President. Lara joins the CBC Toronto executive committee,… Read more »

September 1, 2023

Canada’s First Woman Labour Poet Marie Joussaye Fotheringham (1864-1949) was born in Belleville, Ontario. During the 1890s she became involved in Toronto’s labour movement as a poet and later as President of the Working Girls’ Union. This activism played a… Read more »

August 29, 2023

Toronto’s First Socialist Mayor James Simpson (1873-1938) was born in Lancashire, England but immigrated to Canada in his teens. Simpson knew a lot about hard work. As a child, he sold newspapers at the age of 10 and worked for… Read more »

August 18, 2023

As of the close of the nomination period, we had received one nomination for the role of LEC Secretary at CBC Toronto. Therefore, Andrew Parker is acclaimed as the LEC Secretary. Andrew joins the CBC Toronto executive committee, and will serve… Read more »

June 6, 2022

June is Pride Month again in Toronto.  A lot of local communities across Canada also celebrate Pride this month, while many others do so at different times of the year.   This is a time to celebrate the history and diversity… Read more »

July 2, 2021

Recently, we have all had to acknowledge that Canada has a dark, shameful past. Now we have to listen to and support this country’s Indigenous communities. CMG CBC Toronto is donating to Anishnawbe Health Services in Toronto and The Native… Read more »

June 4, 2021

By Matt Guerin Treasurer of Toronto CBC CMG Location Unit This June marks Pride Month across Canada and in many parts of the world.   It’s a month to celebrate the history, courage, and diversity of the 2SLGBTQ+ community, of… Read more »

April 29, 2021

Victory was a boost to union leaders and their right to speak out By Lise Lareau The dispute over CBC’s branded content initiative ‘Tandem” has led many journalists at the public broadcaster to wonder how vocal they can be in… Read more »