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Union-Made Octoberfest

From a centuries-old German tradition to the global phenomenon it is today, October Fest is a great time to celebrate the wonders of Union-Made brews. Thanks to our friends at Labor 411 and the Union Label, we’ve got a Labor-approved list of beers and snacks that will last you for the month. Read More

UFCW Local 1776 KS Is Engaging Members On Every Front

The stakes in 2018 are high for Pennsylvania union members.  The brothers and sisters of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1776 Keystone State know just how the impact of legislation in Harrisburg and Washington can affect their jobs and communities.  Read More
Not For Sale

Fight Back Post Office Privatization

On Monday, October 8, union members from the APWU and the NALC will come together to protect America’s public postal service.  Corporate attempts to privatize the United States Postal Service have risen in intensity over the years.  The current executive branch administration has proposed privatizing the postal service, converting it “from a government agency into a privately-held corporation.”  President Rick Bloomingdale and Secretary-Treasurer Frank Snyder will join with union members on Monday, Oct. Read More
Joe Hill

Don’t Mourn, Organize!

If you’d like to learn more about organizing a union in your workplace, contact us. Today the Labor movement faces many challenges from corporate special interests, legislatures, and anti-union extremists.  The attacks are not new; labor unions and the activists who nurtured and inspired our movement have been attacked for centuries, dating back to the nation’s first attempts to organize workers.   Read More
CWA VP Ed Mooney and fellow union members hit the doors on a Saturday walk in South Philadelphia.

CWA Is Charging Ahead With Local Union Mail and at the Work Sites

CWA VP Ed Mooney and fellow union members hit the doors on a Saturday walk in South Philadelphia. Communications Workers of America members from District 2-13 are hitting the worksites and the doors for the Labor 2018 campaign. Across the Commonwealth, CWA has been talking to their fellow union members about the importance of getting out the union word for the November 6 election.  Read More

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