LGBTQ2+

PSAC is committed to recognizing and celebrating the contributions of union members from lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, transgender and transsexual communities

May 29, 2020
As COVID-19 continues to spread, its impact has been hard hitting especially for vulnerable populations.
May 15, 2020
May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia. The date of May 17th was specifically chosen to commemorate the World Health Organization’s decision in 1990 to declassify homosexuality as a mental disorder. Today, the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) recommits itself to fighting against the oppression, discrimination and harassment faced by the LGBTQ2+ community. 
February 11, 2020
The most recent results from the Public Service Employee Survey show that, despite some improvements over the years, significant barriers remain for marginalized groups. The annual survey, which asks questions about peoples’ experiences at work, provides a picture of the reality facing workers from diverse groups, and that picture is not always a rosy one.
June 21, 2019
Throughout the month of June, we will be highlighting the lives and achievement of PSAC activists in the LGBTQ2+ community.
June 5, 2019
Throughout the month of June, we will be highlighting the lives and achievement of PSAC activists in the LGBTQ2+ community.
May 17, 2019
On the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (May 17th), PSAC is united with LGBTQ2+ workers around the world in calling for an end to oppression and discrimination of gender and sexual minorities.
March 29, 2019
With a low GDP to debt ratio, and a manageable deficit, this government had the opportunity to invest in making life better for everyone. While there are some initiatives that we applaud, so much more could have, and should have been done. Here are some highlights:
December 10, 2018
VIEW OUR CAMPAIGN December 10 is Human Rights Day – when workers and activists celebrate progress and recommit to advancing human rights in Canada and abroad.
December 6, 2018
Building Trans-Inclusive Workplaces: A Guide for Managers, Unions and Workers DOWNLOAD A COPY
November 19, 2018
On November 20th, Trans Day of Remembrance, PSAC mourns and commemorates the trans, two-spirit and non-binary people who have lost their lives to transphobia. We honour the work that is being done in communities across the world to combat transphobic violence. The violence continues Trans, two-spirit and non-binary people continue to face disproportionate rates of violence and discrimination. Recent studies show that:

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