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  • Remember the Dead at 2018 Workers Memorial Day Service

    Join us at 10 AM Friday, April 27th in Raleigh for a press conference and memorial service during which participants will toll a bell 174 times – once for each person in North Carolina who died while working for a better life in 2016 – and will call for the state Department of Labor to do more to prevent workplace injuries and fatalities.

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  • Labor Update for Week of April 9, 2018

    Our weekly email blast with updates from our blog, news that works for working people, and upcoming actions and events.

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  • Calls for Winston-Salem to Adopt $15 Family Wage for City Workers

    Winston-Salem faith, labor, and community members are continuing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s fight for the full freedom of all working people by calling on the City to follow the lead of Greensboro and other NC municipalities in adopting a $15 per hour family wage for city workers.

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  • “Wisdom of Women” Seminar Coming to Greensboro April 14th

    NC Council of Churches 2018 Critical Issues Seminar will be held in Greensboro and will focus on women. Founder and former Executive Director of the Southern Coalition for Social Justice (and state supreme court candidate) Anita Earles will be speaking, and workshops will cover topics such as the the Equal Rights Amendment, sexual harassment in the workplace, and building interracial solidarity among women.

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  • Labor Update for April 2, 2018

    Our weekly email blast with updates from our blog, news that works for working people, and upcoming actions and events.

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  • Winston-Salem Day of Dignity and Respect (April 4th)

    Join Winston-Salem faith leaders, Working America, city workers, and community members as we rally to commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s legacy of championing working people’s rights, April 4th at 6:00p.

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  • Farm Laborers Launch Boycott of Reynolds VUSE e-Cigs

    Until Reynolds signs an agreement guaranteeing farmworkers freedom of association and the right to collectively negotiate for safe and humane working and living conditions and for a fair return on their work, join us in boycotting the VUSE e-cigarette brand!

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  • NC Alliance for Retired Americans Convention Call

    NC Attorney General Josh Stein will deliver the keynote address when union and non-union active retirees hold the next triennial convention of the NC Alliance for Retired Americans, Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Raleigh.

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  • Labor Update: Week of March 12, 2018

    Our weekly email blast with updates from our blog, news that works for working people, and upcoming actions and events.

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  • Celebrate North Carolina APRI’s 44th Birthday, April 14th

    NC State AFL-CIO President MaryBe McMillan will receive the Labor Leader Award, and North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Michael Morgan will deliver the keynote address when the North Carolina A. Philip Randolph Institute hosts its 44th Asa Philip Randolph Annual Education Awards Banquet and Birthday Celebration on Saturday, April 14th in Wilmington, North Carolina. 

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  • Together: Building a Movement

    Together, we’re building a labor movement in North Carolina with the power to change our state.

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  • Enroll Now in Carolina Labor School 2018

    Carolina Labor School will return Sunday, July 8 for 6 days of labor education, skill building, and solidarity bonding at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Registration is open to members of any NC State AFL-CIO affiliate.

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  • Op-Ed: Supreme Court Case Demonstrates Need to Fight for Unions

    Jess Issacharoff, a Ph.D. candidate at Duke University and member of the Duke Graduate Students Union, SEIU, says labor unions ought to look the the South for inspiration in the fight to secure fair wages and our freedom to organize.

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  • Labor Update: Week of February 19, 2018

    Our weekly email blast with updates from our blog, news that works for working people, and upcoming actions and events.

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  • Charlotte Bus Driver and Union Member Profiled for Good Works

    SMART Union member and CATS bus driver Debra Franklin is getting recognition for giving back to the Queen City community.

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