General Strike for Climate Action

General Strike for Climate Action

  /wp:image wp:paragraph {“backgroundColor”:”light-green-cyan”} The VSTA Council passed a motion on April 2019 to support the climate strikes.  We encourage all members to read the section on how teachers can support the strikes and...
Student Climate Strikes

Student Climate Strikes

Fridays For Future CanadaIn August 2018, Greta Thunberg began striking for the climate. Canada’s first climate strike in solidarity with Greta was Friday, November 2, 2018. By Friday, December 7, 2018, there were nine youth groups in Canada striking with Greta....

Letter of Support of the Unist’ot’en Camp

The Vancouver Secondary Teachers Association (VSTA) is writing in support of the Unist’ot’en Camp near Houston, BC.  We are concerned about the unjust treatment of the Wet’suwet’en people by the Federal Government’s use of the RCMP to forcibly remove them from...