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The Case of Two Mothers’ Days . . . & Your Union-Made Gift Guide

This Sunday, millions of us will come together and say happy Mothers’ Day to the women who nurture, raise and birth us.  The gift of life is an incredible thing, but the gifts our Mothers bring to our lives really only begin at birth.  Taking care of children when their sick, making sure homework gets done, keeping homes livable, dropping off and picking up from countless after-school before-school and weekend activities, and being an invaluable (even sole) bread-winner for their households, are only a few of the work of motherhood. Read More

Pennsylvania AFL-CIO Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of Dr. King’s Assassination

Marchers wear signs that read ‘Honor King: End Racism!’ and ‘Union Justice Now’ as they participate in the Sanitation Workers march, soon after the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Memphis, TN, April 1968. (Photo by Robert Abbott Sengstacke/Getty Images) State Federation Officers Support the Continued Fight for Economic Justice and Civil Rights (HARRISBURG) – Wednesday, April 4 2018, marks the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Read More