April 15, 2021

CWA Next Generation Hosts Virtual Workshop on the PRO Act

On April 11, CWA Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens joined NewsGuild-CWA activists and more than 35 members of CWA Next Generation to talk about reforming U.S. labor law.

April 8, 2021

Join CWA NextGen and Special Guests to Learn How to Grow Our Union!

More workers than ever have been reaching out to CWA for help organizing a union at their workplaces.

February 25, 2021

Winning Worker Power Without Collective Bargaining

Last Sunday, the CWA Next Generation program hosted a virtual workshop on the topic of "Non-Contract Union Organizing."

December 17, 2020

Organizing Update

UC Healthcare Workers and members of the Sunrise Movement join with CWA.

November 21, 2019

CWA Next Generation is Fired Up and Ready to Go in District 7!

Last week, CWA's Next Generation program and District 7 held a Next Gen Activist Training in Denver.

September 19, 2019

CWA Next Generation Stands with Global Climate Protesters

The Communications Workers of America's Next Generation program stands in solidarity with young people all over the world, who on September 20th will walk out of their classes, their jobs, and their homes in a global protest for climate justice and a sustainable economy that works for everyone.

August 8, 2019

CWA Next Generation Members Build Young Worker Power in District 3

They also made calls to their members of Congress and collected postcards in support of legislation to end offshoring of call center jobs.

August 1, 2019

Secretary-Treasurer Steffens: CWA Needs to Go Big and Bold

CWA must not only defend, but also must take advantage of the current opportunities to grow and flourish.

July 3, 2019

CWA Next Generation Members in District 3 Building Organizing Skills

"Next Gen provides an opportunity to pass on that wisdom to the next generation of union leaders."

July 12, 2018

CWA District 3 Next Generation is CWA STRONG

CWA Next Generation members from four District 3 Locals gathered last month for two days of CWA STRONG training.

April 19, 2018

CWA Local 2204 and Next Gen are CWA STRONG!

CWA Local 2204 and CWA Next Generation teamed up for a CWA STRONG training in Lebanon, Va., this week.

April 11, 2018

Planting the Seeds for the Next Generation

One of the biggest opportunities we will face this year is the midterm elections. In order to take advantage of this opportunity, we must exercise our right to vote because the outcomes are important for you, me and the entire country!... [Let's] take political action one step further, by encouraging others to vote and participate in the democratic process - specifically young people. 

February 22, 2018

CWA Members Join Together in North Carolina for Moral March

CWA members from five different locals across North Carolina joined the Moral March to advocate for pro-labor policies.

February 15, 2018

Next Generation is CWA Strong!

Earlier this month, CWA activists gathered in Dallas, Texas, for the Next Generation-CWA Strong training.

April 27, 2017

Why We're Marching for Climate, Jobs, and Justice

More than 250 CWA activists are coming to Washington, D.C., for the national day of action on climate change and justice on April 29.

April 20, 2017

CWA District 3 Leaders Focus on Union Building

At the District 3 meeting in New Orleans, CWA leaders talked about ways to expand the successful political and legislative action program and make CWA STRONG.

July 21, 2016

CWA Next Generation Activists Meet in Detroit

CWA activists gathered in Detroit this week for the CWA Next Generation Summit.

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.

April 28, 2016

CWA Next Gen Activists Take on Student Debt Crisis

CWA Next Generation activists in higher education from California, Texas, Mississippi, and Tennessee met in Nashville this week for two intensive days of training on how to organize and lead student debt clinics for workers at their institutions.

April 21, 2016

CWA Activists a Big Part of Democracy Awakening

On the final day of Democracy Awakening in Washington, D.C., CWA President Chris Shelton, Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens and nearly 80 CWA activists joined more than 300 hundred protesters who were arrested at the U.S. Capitol as they called for action to restore our democracy.

April 21, 2016

CWA Next Gen Activists Mobilize in DC

CWA's Next Generation's newest activists arrived in Washington, DC, last weekend for a crash course in democracy.

February 9, 2016

Sanders Has Winning Message for New Hampshire and Beyond

Tonight's election results show that Senator Bernie Sanders has a message that resonates -- with working people, independents, first-time voters, young people.

February 4, 2016

Flight Attendants Push Legislation to Stop Human Trafficking

A months-long campaign by AFA-CWA has resulted in the introduction of federal legislation to fight human trafficking.

November 5, 2015

CWA Members on Local Ballots Win Big

On Election Day, CWAers continued to work hard to get out the vote for workers-friendly progressive candidates. Some CWA members even ran for offices, and won.