CTU on the election of April Verrett as SEIU’s New President

CTU on the election of April Verrett as SEIU’s New President

“Having seen April’s work firsthand, I know she will bring a new moxie in the role of SEIU president. Beyond ushering in a new era for the labor movement that centers the voices of Black women, Verrett’s empathic approach to trade unionism will raise up a new generation of leaders willing to center the lived experience of black girls and boys on the South and West side of Chicago and beyond.“

The Chicago Teachers Union stands in solidarity with striking Loretto Hospital staff

The Chicago Teachers Union stands in solidarity with the more than 200 Loretto Hospital workers currently on strike for safer working conditions, better patient outcomes and fair wages. These brave union siblings were frontline workers during the pandemic, keeping our communities safe and saving lives.

Unions’ joint statement demands that every vote count, as leaders outline steps to protect integrity of election

Unions’ joint statement demands that every vote count, as leaders outline steps to protect integrity of election

Unions commit to take whatever non-violent action is required—up to and including a general strike—to ensure a free and fair election in which all votes are counted, and that ensures peaceful transition of power. 5:00 p.m., Wed., Nov. 4: Labor rally to defend...

Chicago area labor unions to issue statement, discuss steps to protect integrity of election

Unions commit to take whatever non-violent action is required to ensure a free and fair election in which all votes are counted, and that ensures peaceful transition of power. 11:00 a.m., TODAY, Mon., Nov. 2: Labor press conference, Thompson Center, 100 W. Randolph....