Yesterday brought devastating news as the Supreme Court of the United States overturned the 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling. There is no doubt that this decision is nothing short of an attack on women, other child-bearing people, and families and has dramatic consequences on reproductive justice in the United States.
When I see these women forging a path for others to follow, it fills me with pride. When women attain these positions, it provides a positive example and paves the way for other women and under-represented workers, who may not otherwise put themselves forward for leadership positions.
Lana’s support for reconciliation over the years has only bettered our relationships with our members and indigenous communities across the country. She is respectful and always listens. We continue to work together and she always makes me feel like anything is possible.
Len Poirier is announcing he will be seeking the support of Unifor members to become Unifor’s next National Secretary-Treasurer at the upcoming Constitutional Convention in August. Len and Lana share a common vision for Unifor based on the principles of democracy, membership power, and integrity.