ACTRA Manitoba is a union and an affiliate of the Winnipeg Labour Council. As such, we actively lobby for our industry and our members.

If you would like to become involved in the union’s political activities, please contact Labour & Political Action Committee Chair, Paul Essiembre.

Monday, August 28, 2023
As the newly-appointed chair of the ACTRA Manitoba Political Action Committee, my first act of office (so to speak) will be to share with you the embarrassing fact that I have never in my life attended a Labour Day rally, march or celebration.
Monday, February 17, 2020
In January, the Manitoba Federation of Labour held their mid-term conference on The Future of Work: The Next Century of Solidarity. Included here is a summary of the presentations.
Saturday, March 17, 2018
With the announcement of the provincial budget on March 12th, members of Manitoba’s film industry can breathe a (temporary) sigh of relief that no major changes were announced.
Monday, October 17, 2016
This year's Labour Day parade and picnic was one of the best I can remember: great weather, good overall turnout, and a happy, supportive mood.