News & Events

September 17, 2020

Organizing Update

Organizing news from around the country.

September 17, 2020

CWA, Filipino-American and Human Rights Groups Applaud Introduction of Philippine Human Rights Act

CWA and other groups are applauding today’s introduction of the Philippine Human Rights Act, led by Rep. Susan Wild (D-PA).

September 17, 2020

United Campus Workers of Georgia Protest at Board of Regents Meeting over Unsafe Working Conditions, Staffing Levels

As COVID-19 cases rise on campuses across the state, union members are making an urgent call for the Board to commit to no layoffs during the public health emergency.

September 17, 2020

Alden Global Capital, Known for Plundering Newspapers, Plans to Expand Ownership of Tribune Publishing

Alden Global Capital plans to expand its ownership stake in Tribune Publishing as soon as January 1, and is shifting its business strategy to focus on digital subscriptions.

September 17, 2020

Join the AFL-CIO's Union Veterans Council!

The AFL-CIO's Union Veterans Council is launching a membership drive to build the ranks of union members who can advocate for the issues facing veterans.

September 17, 2020

Get Out the Vote for Joe Biden and Kamala Harris

The votes that we cast as union members will be crucial in ensuring we have pro-labor candidates elected at the local and state levels, all the way up to the White House.

September 17, 2020

National COVID-19 Remembrance Planned for October 4

Covid Survivors for Change, a national group of families of COVID victims and survivors, will lead a National COVID-19 Remembrance on Sunday, October 4.

September 10, 2020

Joe Biden Will Act to Stop Job Offshoring During His First Week in Office

This week, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris announced the steps that they will take to stop outsourcing, including a series of executive actions during their first days in office.

September 10, 2020

Congressional Leaders Raise Alarm Bells About GE's Plans to Send Critical Power Grid Jobs to Poland

GE has announced plans to transfer 45 jobs from Schenectady.

September 10, 2020

What We Can Do to Save Our Jobs

In just three weeks, tens of thousands of aviation workers, including AFA-CWA members and passenger service agents, will lose their jobs unless Congress extends the CARES Act Payroll Support Program.