Evidence shows that unions played a major role in reducing income inequality in the United States in the decades when organized labor was strong.
New York Times, July 5, 2018
Americans have always joined together — whether in parent teacher associations or local community organizations — to solve problems and make changes that improve their lives and their communities.
Economic Policy Institute, Aug. 24, 2017
Unions give workers the power to improve their workplaces, and have a long history of creating lasting, progressive changes, from the institution of the eight-hour workday to health and safety regulations.
Teen Vogue, March 12, 2018
We’ve always known that face-to-face conversations are the best way to engage members. There is a renewed urgency because of Janus v. AFSCME, an anti-union case decided by the U.S. Supreme Court on June 27.
The Nation, May 23, 2018
Member engagement is our best defense against the corporate interests behind Janus v. AFSCME. They have one goal in mind — silencing the voice of workers and unions.
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