Above & Beyond

Above & Beyond

This week’s update includes a story about an Oregon union going above and beyond to help their members, Labor 2018 campaign updates, the latest on Knute Buehler and his stance on workers’ rights, National Voter Registration Day, good news from Kaiser bargaining and a call to help with recovery efforts in North Carolina.

Roadmap to Victory

Roadmap to Victory

This week’s update includes a perspective on the election in Missouri by Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain, a new advertising campaign from the National AFL-CIO, working women speaking out against Brett Kavanaugh’s appointment to the U.S. Supreme Court, and a win for bus drivers and mechanics at the North Coast.

A Duty to Fight

A Duty to Fight

This week’s update includes news from South Dakota about efforts to keep white supremacists out of the labor movement, a memorial scholarship from AFT-Oregon in honor of Deirdre Mackey and her daughter, Grace Misztal, a look at what the victory in Missouri means for the future of unions, and information about Labor Day picnics.

True Patriotism

True Patriotism

This week’s update includes the latest from the fight for union rights in Missouri, a call-to-action to reject Brett Kavanaugh as the next Supreme Court Justice, AFGE’s ‘Red for Feds’ campaign, and upcoming events including the July 28 Day of Action against Ballot Measure 105.

The Wrong Side of History

The Wrong Side of History

This week’s update includes a perspective on the American labor movement following last week’s Janus decision, important information about the minimum wage increase on July 1, a new Oregon AFL-CIO podcast episode, and an important rally in Portland on July 11.

Families Belong Together

Families Belong Together

This week’s update includes information about the inhumane “zero tolerance” immigration policy from President Trump, victory at Volunteers of America, a thank you to Senators Wyden and Merkley, and important events related to corporate transparency and accountability.