May 8, 2014

Labor Rights Forum Honors Defenders

CWA was honored as an International Labor Rights Defender for its transnational organizing that has taken on the forces of globalization and has built alliances with unions and worker organizations in the fight for economic justice.

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Apr 24, 2014

What Are The Rights Of Employees In A Global Economy?

CWA stands with the UAW as the union drops its objections to the NLRB representation election at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn. Now the focus will shift to the congressional investigation into the third party anti-union campaign by elected officials, Grover Norquist and other outside groups.

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Mar 27, 2014

‘Cesar Chavez’ Film Opens March 28

This weekend, make time to go to the movies and check out "Cesar Chavez," a new film on the courageous life of the farmworker organizer who believed that his job as an organizer "was to help ordinary people do extraordinary things."

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Mar 20, 2014

Take a Stand and Support Customer Service Workers in Morocco

On February 13, the Total Call call center in Casablanca, which is owned by the French telecom group Iliad, fired five leaders of the Union Marocaine du Travail (UMT) just one day after they officially registered as a local union in the company in accordance with Moroccan law.

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Feb 27, 2014

German Union ver.di Leading Fight for Fairness for Amazon Warehouse Workers

You know you're in trouble when the headline reads: "Amazon Worse Than Walmart." Amazon is known for its worldwide distribution network of just about everything. But increasingly, it's also become known for its ruthless treatment of workers and some of the worst working conditions anywhere.

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Feb 20, 2014

1 Million People Demand Better Banks

More than 1 million people demanded better working conditions in the United States financial industry in the streets and through social media on Tuesday. CWA partnered with UNI Finance and the Committee for Better Banks for the global day of action that culminated with an international delegation of workers protesting in front of Citibank's headquarters on Wall Street to denounce the inequalities and injustices faced by America's bank workers.

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Dec 12, 2013

Solidarity with Amazon Workers, in the US and Germany

On Monday, Dec. 16, CWAers and other union activists will rally outside Amazon's worldwide headquarters in Seattle to show their solidarity with Amazon workers in Germany who are holding a rolling strike.

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Dec 12, 2013

T-Mobile Worker Survey Confirms Harassment, Bullying, Illegal Actions by Deutsche Telekom Subsidiary

At a news conference tomorrow in Bonn, Germany, ver.di, the union representing workers at Deutsche Telekom in Germany, CWA and UNI Global Union, will spotlight Deutsche Telekom's policy of allowing its subsidiaries outside Germany to intimidate and harass workers.

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Dec 12, 2013

December 10, 1948

In a piece in The Huffington Post, CWA President Larry Cohen reflected on the beginning of International Human Rights Day.

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Dec 5, 2013

TU Activists Visit CWA Exec Board Meeting

TU activists Josh Coleman and Adrian Dominguez met with the CWA executive board this week.

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Dec 5, 2013

Help the Victims of Typhoon Haiyan

Four weeks ago, Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest recorded storms to ever make landfall, devastated the Philippines. Here are a couple of organizations that are helping provide calamity assistance and long-term rehabilitation.

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Nov 7, 2013

NLRB Moves Forward On Unfair Labor Practice Charges Against T-Mobile US

On Nov. 1, the NLRB Acting General Counsel, Lafe E. Solomon, announced that the U.S. government would prosecute T-Mobile US for violating U.S. labor law.

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Nov 7, 2013

Building Our Movement

Building Our Movement

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Oct 31, 2013

Movement Building

Iowa, Kansas, New Jersey.

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Oct 1, 2013

‘We Are All Josh’

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Sep 26, 2013

UNI Global Union Stands in Solidarity with T-Mobile Workers

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Sep 19, 2013

CWA Town Hall Call TONIGHT

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Sep 12, 2013

You Won’t Want to Miss Next Week’s CWA Town Hall Call:  September 19

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Sep 12, 2013

At AFL-CIO Convention, Unions Vote for Growth, Change, Innovation

AFL-CIO convention delegates put new emphasis on organizing, building partnerships with community allies and other strategies to restore bargaining rights and make democracy work for working families.

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Sep 12, 2013

More Ver.di Protests Against T-Mobile US Anti-Union Campaign

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