Three public sector strikes in Quebec this week, bringing people's lives to a halt.

By: 600011 On: Nov 20, 2023, 5:17 PM


Three strikes have been declared by workers in Quebec's public sector this week. People's lives will come to a halt although the strike was announced at various times. The Common Front, which includes CSN, APTS, CSQ, and FTQ and has 420,000 members, will walk out on November 21, 22, and 23. The strike will have an impact on health care, social services, schools, and CEGEPS. The FIQ, which represents 80,000 nurses and other care professionals, will stage its second strike on November 23 and 24. The 66,000 members of the Fédération Autonome de l'Enseignement (FAE) will go on strike indefinitely beginning November 23.With the strikes, contract negotiations will continue. Workers will remain on strike until the deal is signed. Activities and services would be disrupted during the strike days.