The Coalition of Racialized Workers (CoRW) is a provincial caucus of the union that focuses on strengthening human rights and equity.

Episode transcript

On this episode of OPSEU/SEFPO Talk, President Warren (Smokey) Thomas sits down with three CoRW activists – Peter Thompson, Carol Mundley, and Renford Thomas – to discuss:

Skip to: 02:35The history of the Coalition and its past successes, including OPSEU/SEFPO’s Social Mapping Project.
Skip to: 07:46The challenges for Black and racialized OPSEU/SEFPO members and how the Coalition works to support members in overcoming these challenges.
Skip to: 14:32Some of the key educationals that are available to members and union leaders looking to build their capacity and understanding of equity issues.
Skip to: 20:38Initiatives and projects that the Coalition is currently working on that members and allies can get involved with and rally behind.
Skip to: 22:58What inspires Peter, Carol and Renford to do this work and their hopes for future labour activism.

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