Staffers At The Office Of The NYC Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams Announce Unionization

This morning, staff members of the Office of New York City Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams announced that they have formed a union and will be represented by the Campaign Workers Guild. Continue Reading →

New Study Shows The Impact Of COVID-19 Crisis On NYC Workers And Union Members

The 2020 COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on labor markets worldwide. In the U.S., millions of workers have been furloughed or laid off in both unionized and non-union sectors. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Others Announce Mental Health And Social Services For Department Of Education Employees

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza and Office of Labor Relations Commissioner Renee Campion today made an announcement that affects employees from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Albany Deserves The Facts, NY’s Construction Unions Must Release Their Diversity Data

By Reverends Reggie Bachus, Clinton Miller and Kahli Mootoo

Despite union leaders claiming they are “religious about diversity,” the 32 New York construction unions have kept us in the dark about their diversity data. Continue Reading →

Protest Supports Laundry Workers At TYS Laundromat In East Harlem On May Day

By Mary Owen

Chanting “Pay the workers what you owe them, wage theft is a crime,” more than 60 activists turned out on May Day for a protest at TYS Laundromat in East Harlem to support Laundry Workers Center members. Continue Reading →