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

Building a Movement

As we celebrate Labor Day, we recognize that for working families to gain political power, we need to build a movement that can hold employers, government and politicians accountable.

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Building Workers Protest Chelsea Gentrification
About 50 building workers protested outside 520 West 23rd Street on Thursday, August 28, 2014 because they say that the residential condo board’s refusal... Read More »
MBTA Janitors Won’t Lose Their Jobs Starting Sept. 1
After more than a year’s worth of protests and meetings with transit officials, janitors responsible for cleaning the MBTA’s stops and stations who thought... Read More »


Shirley Newell: Fighting for What We Deserve
For over 12 years Shirley has worked for the Trenton School District with children of all ages. She is on her toes prepping, checking deliveries to make sure the food is properly sealed and...
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Robb Archigian: A Fair Contract For All Of Us
Archigian is part of the 32BJ SEIU bargaining committee responsible for negotiating a new contract with the Building and Realty Institute (BRI) of Westchester and The Mid-Hudson Region, Inc. “I’m fighting for a fair...
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