Rochester Pride Parade

IUE-CWA Local 81381, Federation of Social Workers, walked in the Rochester Pride parade in support of the Rochester community as well as our LGBT brothers and sisters. The Labor contingent included CSEA, SEIU1199 and PEF.

NY Pride

Jun 19, 2015

CWA Statement on the Murder of Nine African American Citizens in Charleston

In the wake of the shootings in Charleston of nine African American citizens, we must stand together and confront the realities that drive such violence. Read More

Apr 9, 2015

Local 1180 Wins EEOC Case

For years, the City of New York paid minorities and women substantially less than white men, a broad pattern of discrimination that the Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission says the city needs to remedy with raises to the workers and back pay and other damages totaling more than $246 million. Read More

Apr 9, 2015

Ferguson Election Makes History

Voters in Ferguson, Mo., went to the polls this week and made history, electing two new African-American city council members. Read More

Mar 31, 2015

Governor Pence, We See ‘Which Side You’re On’

Governor Mike Pence and the Indiana legislature have made very clear which side they're on. The legislation that the governor signed last week is yet another attack on ordinary working people. This legislation gives employers even more rights, while advancing the freedom to discriminate against members of the LGBT community, women and other groups. Read More

Mar 12, 2015

Eyewitness to History: Commemorating Selma’s “Bloody Sunday”

CWA District 6 Vice President Claude Cummings and Ruth, his wife of 43 years, were among the more than 70,000 people who marked the 50th anniversary of the famous "Bloody Sunday" march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, last weekend. Read More

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