I think every shop steward should be training someone else and that person can be training someone else too.

~ Maurice Thomas, 32BJ Member, DC/VA/MD

Solidarity Fund for Miguel Gonzalez

Please donate to the solidarity fund for Miguel Gonzalez’s family in the wake of this terrible tragedy.

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Janitors vote to authorize strike if no deal is reached
More than a thousand janitors marched through Back Bay on Saturday afternoon, cheering and waving signs after their union voted unanimously to authorize a... Read More »
Cleaning After Hours
Mohamed Zaker, a janitor at Harvard University, talks about his work and life. Read More »

Recent Blog Posts

February 13, 2017
Remembering Our Union Brother Miguel Gonzalez
Last week as a winter storm hit our region hard we tragically lost one of our residential brothers in New York City, Miguel Gonzalez,... Read More »
February 10, 2017
Puzder Is Unfit to Serve as Labor Secretary
Protest during lunchtime rush at local McDonald’s against Trump Labor Secretary nominee and CKE CEO Andy Puzder Monday, February 13th at 12:30 pm McDonalds... Read More »
February 9, 2017
Statement from 32BJ President Hector Figueroa on Passing of Doorman Miguel Gonzalez
We are deeply saddened by the loss of doorman and 32BJ member Miguel Gonzalez, who passed away this morning while shoveling snow at the... Read More »


Jonathan Mancia: “My daughter’s future is what keeps me focused.”
"I attended union meetings and tried to educate my co-workers who didn’t quite ‘get it’. There are some people who think that because they pay dues, they don’t have to do anything. It’s important...
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Marla Blunt: A Pittsburgh That Works for Working People
My name is Marla Blunt. I’m a food service employee at Duquesne University. I had the opportunity to serve as a member on Pittsburgh’s wage review board examining income disparities of those making less...
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