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Nissan manufacturing workers continue 13 year battle to build a union in Mississippi

by December 22, 2016
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SWA leaders got to meet with Nissan workers in Mississippi at the Dec. 9-11 Southern Human Rights Organizing Conference. They also joined a solidarity rally in front of their plant. They are planning for a national solidarity day of action on Jan 28. If you are interested in organizing a solidarity rally Read more »

Southern workers converge to organize the South

by March 21, 2016
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Southern workers converge to organize the South   Raleigh, N.C. — Longshore workers from Charleston, S.C. Hospital workers from El Paso, Texas. Diesel engine parts manufacturing workers from Rocky Mount, N.C. State mental health workers from Petersburg, Va. Farm workers, union organizing committees and social movement activists from 10 states Read more »

SWA Plans Southern Workers School in March – Help support this historic gathering!

by December 27, 2015
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SWA Plans Southern Workers School in March – Help support this historic gathering! On March 4-6, 2016, the Southern Workers Assembly (SWA) will hold the Southern Workers School in Raleigh, NC. This will be the first of an 8 session series of education, training and development of organizing tools to help Read more »