Posts Tagged ‘AFL-CIO’

Farm Labor Organizing Committee Representing 23,000 Workers Endorses The Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party

Contact: Carol Ehrle | carol@ForAPeoplesParty.org MPP Media | media@ForAPeoplesParty.org    Farm Labor Organizing Committee Representing 23,000 Workers Endorses The Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party   Washington, D.C. — The AFL-CIO union representing 23,000 farm workers in the Midwest and North Carolina has endorsed the Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party, launched in September by the…

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The 23,000-strong Farm Labor Organizing Committee union joins campaign for new party

The Farm Labor Organizing Committee just endorsed our Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party! FLOC represents 23,000 mostly-Latino farm workers in the Midwest and North Carolina. Founded in 1967, the union’s fighting spirit has conquered many corporations that took advantage of agricultural workers. They are presently boycotting e-cigarette maker VUSE and seeking a collective bargaining…

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Day of Action The U.S. Mail – Not for Sale!!

Privatizers – those who want to sell the public postal service to private corporations – are hard at work. Together we can stop them in their tracks.  Get ready to hit the streets with our sister postal unions, family, friends, and community allies to Save Our Service. Click here for a list of rallies. The list will be updated as details are…

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Breaking: Labor is Declaring its Independence

The labor movement has been the vanguard of the working class since the industrial revolution swept the world. But for decades unions and working people have found themselves without a political party. Labor has the power to change everything now. Unions have 15 million members and spend hundreds of millions of dollars on elections. Building…

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