April 12, 2018

Union Uncovers Pay Disparity at the L.A. Times

Employees at the L.A. Times won a big victory when they voted to form a union with NewsGuild-CWA at the end of January.

March 22, 2018

T-Mobile Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Heads to Trial

Last week, a judge ruled that a sexual harassment case brought by a former T-Mobile worker can proceed to trial in a federal court.

January 11, 2018

Cummings: CWA Members Remain Committed to Preserving, Protecting and Expanding our Democracy

Astatement from CWA District 6 Vice President Claude Cummings as part of the observation of the birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 4, 2018

CWAers Fighting for Democracy

CWA took part in the Democracy Initiative (DI) Annual meeting, a convening of the 60+ partner organizations of the DI to plan for 2018 and beyond.

August 31, 2017

North Carolina CWAers Gather for "Fight Forward" Training

CWA members participated in a "Fight Forward" training to learn how to build power through local activism and mobilization.

August 13, 2017

We Cannot Tolerate the Resentment and Division Pulling Our Nation Apart

Statement by CWA Vice President Claude Cummings, head of CWA's Human Rights Program.

August 10, 2017

Convention Resolutions and Actions

In addition to CWA STRONG, delegates to the 76th convention adopted several resolutions about NAFTA, call centers, and more.

June 15, 2017

CWA Local 1096 Uncovers Significant Gender Pay Gap at Dow Jones

Study results confirm that pay disparities at the company are very real, and longstanding.

March 9, 2017

CWAers Mobilize on International Women’s Day

CWAers in Washington, D.C., and elsewhere, participated in International Women's Day.

February 16, 2017

Berger Marks 'Edna' Award

The Berger-Marks Foundation honored six young women social justice leaders with this year's awards.

January 26, 2017

Women’s March on Washington

More than 1,000 CWA women and men came to Washington, D.C., last Saturday to stand up for justice and dignity for all and to protect our rights.

January 19, 2017

Women's March on Washington

More than 500 CWAers will march together, joining tens of thousands of other activists participating in the Women's March on Washington on Jan. 21.

January 12, 2017

Cummings: MLK Day is a Call to Stand Together against Injustice and Hatred

Today, across our country, workers and civil rights activists, people of faith, human rights activists, and many others are standing together and standing strong, ready to defend the achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King and so many others.

January 12, 2017

Join the Women’s March on Washington

So far, more than 500 CWAers are participating in the Women's March on Washington the day after the presidential inauguration, with more expected to join.

January 5, 2017

CWAers Join Women’s March on Washington

CWAers – women and men – are coming to Washington, D.C., on January 21, to join the Women's March on Washington.

December 22, 2016

CWAers Join Women’s March on Washington

On January 21, more than 300 CWAers will be a part of a huge demonstration and march in Washington, D.C.

October 9, 2016

Statement by the CWA Human Rights Committee on Donald Trump

Donald Trump's comments in the video released on Oct. 7, and other released audio interviews with Trump, confirm him as a man of low character with the mentality of a sexual predator. He can never be allowed to serve as President of our great nation.

September 29, 2016

CWA: Working People Know Why Hillary Clinton Must Be the Next President

A statement by Chris Shelton, President of the Communications Workers of America, on the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

September 29, 2016

President Shelton: Need Another Reason to Vote for Hillary Clinton? Listen to Donald Trump Talk About Women

In a piece in the Huffington Post, CWA President Chris Shelton took on Donald Trump's long record of sexism.

September 22, 2016

CWA Women for Political Power on the Ground in 20 States

"CWA Women for Political Power" is a new program mobilizing CWAers to support candidates who will adopt policies important to working women. 

August 25, 2016

CWA Activists Gather for Human Rights Conference

The CWA National Civil Rights and Equity Committee and the CWA National Women's Committee hosted their biennial conference on human rights this week in Atlanta, Georgia.

August 25, 2016

CWA Women Mobilize for Political Power for 2016 and Beyond

A new CWA initiative, CWA Women for Political Power, has hit the ground running.

July 21, 2016

Last Chance to Register for CWA Human Rights Conference

CWA's Human Rights Conference is Aug. 21-24 in Atlanta, Ga. The deadline to register is Aug. 5.

June 23, 2016

Save the Date: Register for Next Gen Summit, Human Rights Conference

Young CWA activists will meet in Detroit on July 19-July 21 for the 2016 Next Generation Summit.