On May 7, while recovering from an illness, Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) International President Larry Hanley died suddenly.  In a brief statement, his family,

Patt Moon-Updike wanted to be a nurse since she was 9 years old.

On Feb. 15, just days after massive layoffs at Activision Blizzard, the AFL-CIO issued a powerful public statement of support to game developers in the United States. Its message, published in an open letter at Kotaku, was both simple and profound.

Here is our legislative update video for week 5. Share away.


We are approaching the last stops of the legislative session.

Know what workers are up against these last two weeks of legislative session!

Here is your double feature episode covering attacks to the Florida Retirement System, workers compensation, and an attempted power grab by Tallahassee on local ordinances in our communities

Attacks on the rights of injured workers, and another attempt to dismantle the Florida Retirement System are some of the highlights as we reach the midway point of Florida's legislative session.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a time to educate our communities about the prevalence of sexual assault and ways to prevent it. The labor movement is committed to ending sexual assault, and other forms of gender-based violence, especially when it occurs in the workplace.