Don't Roll Back Our Rights

Don't Roll Back Our Rights

This week’s update includes the latest on U.S. Supreme Court cases which could have a huge impact on LGBTQ workers, a call to action to support OSEA members in Tigard-Tualatin schools, a new low for anti-union ‘think tank’ the Freedom Foundation, help bring Major League Baseball to Portland, and a comprehensive summary of our 2019 Convention from the Northwest Labor Press.

Ready to Strike

Ready to Strike

This week’s update includes the latest from UFCW Local 555’s struggle for a fair contract, Labor Day picnics, our fight for fair pay for women at Fred Meyer, Stagehands at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival need your help, and a rundown of recent big worker wins nationwide.

Sounding the Alarm

Sounding the Alarm

This week’s update includes information about how to sae union apprenticeship programs, an important update from OHSU workers, and to help fix the gap at Fred Meyer and a quick way to hold Congressman Kurt Schrader accountable for voting against a Federal minimum wage increase.

The Right to Organize

The Right to Organize

This week’s update includes a call to action to protect our freedom to join unions, the latest on our campaign to fix the gap at Fred Meyer, why millennials are embracing unions, and an invitation to learn more about efforts to reform workplace sexual harassment and discrimination laws.

Fix the Gap

Fix the Gap

This week’s update includes a new campaign from the Oregon AFL-CIO calling on Fred Meyer to fix the wage gap between women and men, a look at the highs and lows of the 2019 Oregon Legislature, and important information about the 2019 Oregon AFL-CIO LERC Summer School.

Not Amused

Not Amused

This week’s update includes Oregon AFL-CIO President Tom Chamberlain’s response to the Oregon Legislature’s cut to PERS, the importance of Juneteenth, the latest from UFCW Local 555’s fight for pay equity, and the National AFL-CIO’s updates on the fight for fair trade amidst NAFTA renegotiations.