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Pride at Work in Pennsylvania Stands Up for LGBT Brothers and Sisters

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO is proud to highlight the incredible contributions of our Sisters and Brothers at Pride at Work – PA, who fight for our LGBT colleagues every day in our quarterly newsletter, News and Views. Over the past few years, Pride at Work – PA continues to build their group and participate in events to build both LGBT and labor union power.   Read More

Why Marriage Equality And The Supreme Court Decision Is Important To Workers

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO’s history, and that of the entire labor movement, has been about fighting for workers’ rights.  This includes rights relating to dignity and fairness in the workplace.  A union contract, and the benefits it provides, does not discriminate.  It ensures equal protection and equal treatment regardless of race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.   Read More