Aug 29, 2014
I was proud yesterday to stand with more than 2,000 protesters demanding that President Obama use his authority to enact relief for Immigrants. Read More
Union power is impossible without the full participation of an organized, educated and mobilized membership. We cannot protect ourselves or make any gains without it. A few leaders cannot do it alone. It cannot work if we only do it during Contract bargaining. It must be the way Locals function all the time.
Mobilization requires three elements:
This site contains tools that will help you accomplish those three things. We will also use it to share ideas from Locals that have done successful mobilization activities. As the Staff responsible for Mobilization, Laura Unger (link to email address) will help you develop you plans if you request it.
“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will. Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have found out the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them… The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.” Frederick Douglas
AT&T/Lucent/Avaya/OFS Mobilization Coordinator - Laura Unger
Organizing Coordinator - Jimmy Cosgrove
Oct 31, 2013
The rally was covered in both the TV news and press. Read More
Aug 7, 2013
In addition to the terrific action in Dallas, there was a spirited informational picket line on August 6th in Indianapolis, organized by Local 6508. Read More
Aug 7, 2013
CWA Congratulates AT&T on naming rights! But WTF? Read More