D6 Human Rights Committee

As Steelworkers, we are extremely proud of our Union’s diversity and strength. We are known for our strong commitment to both human rights and equity. It is quite frankly part of everything we do. To develop policy and to promote human rights in our District, we have a District 6 Human Rights Committee.

District 6 Human Rights Committee Co-Chairs

Janet Moffat, USW Local 9042
womenofsteel6@gmail.com
Mark Austin, USW Local 1998
mark.austin@usw1998.ca

News

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Happy Pride!

June 1, 2022 | News Articles

Message from USW District 6 Director Myles Sullivan on 2022 Pride celebrations On behalf of United Steelworkers District 6, I would like to wish our LGBTQ2SIA+ members a very happy Pride season! June is a time to celebrate what has been accomplished and to reflect on the work that still needs to be done. Although […]

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USW Expresses Rage and Sadness at the Islamophobic Hate Crime in London

June 8, 2021 | Statements

The United Steelworkers union (USW) is expressing its deep condolences to the loved ones of the family who were the targets of an anti-Muslim hate crime, in London, Ontario, as well as the Muslim community who are yet again in mourning and feeling the impacts of this hate.   On Sunday, June 6, a family of […]

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Pride 2021 Is Here!

June 4, 2021 | Statements

Beginning in June and throughout the summer, Steelworkers across District 6 join our LGBTQ2SIA+ community to celebrate Pride 2021. The United Steelworkers union prides itself on being an inclusive organization and an ally to all equity-seeking communities. This year we are once again celebrating Pride within restrictions dictated by the COVID-19 pandemic. While we may not […]

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