Economic Justice & Democracy

What are the economic challenges and conditions facing working people? How do we overcome the obstacles to real economic and social justice?

State Voting RestrictionsCreating change means working with other progressive groups to build a movement that will take on corporate power and restore our democracy.

DEMOCRACY AT A CROSSROADS
How The One Percent Is Silencing Our Voices

In this document we preview a report that will be released early in 2016. Produced by the Democracy Initiative Education Fund, the report explains how Americans’ rights at work and their political rights are linked. We examine the attacks currently underway against those rights, and we offer a path forward. The report focuses on political and workplace rights, but similar connections link other equally urgent issues, including climate change and economic inequality.
Click here to read more. [PDF]

Sign Up For Emails

Stay informed on the issues you care about!

Download our Mobile App

Get the latest news and information directly on your mobile device!

Join Our Rapid Response Text Network

To receive CWA action alerts via text message, text CWAAction to 69866 or enter your mobile phone number and name on our

Related News

U.S. Senate Banking Committee Grills Wells Fargo CEO on Damaging Sales Practices

September 22, 2016 — News

U.S. Senators from both political parties strongly criticized Wells Fargo's damaging sales practices and grilled the bank's CEO John Stumpf in a Capitol Hill hearing on Tuesday.

CWA Women for Political Power on the Ground in 20 States

September 22, 2016 — News

"CWA Women for Political Power" is a new program mobilizing CWAers to support candidates who will adopt policies important to working women. 

September 22, 2016 — News

CWA N.J. Local Government Stewards Meet for Mobilization Training

Last week, more than 40 CWA members participated in shop stewards' training on mobilizing around workplace issues.

September 22, 2016 — News

TPP Update

When the "Rock Against the TPP" tour hits Boston on October 7, IUE-CWA member Adam Kaz will be part of the show.

September 15, 2016 — News

CWA President Chris Shelton: Unions Are Still Needed

CWA President Chris Shelton's Labor Day op-ed on why unions are more necessary than ever.