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Southern Workers Assembly unites with the March on Washington

by August 21, 2013

50th Anniversary shows need to ignite mass struggle!

Workers struggle forces international rulings on public sector collective bargaining rights ban

by August 16, 2013

No More Trayvon Martins or George Zimmermans – Organize the South!

by August 8, 2013
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Southern Workers Assembly statement: The Southern Workers Assembly (SWA), along will millions across the U.S. and internationally are outraged by the Sanford, Florida court’s no guilty verdict of George Zimmerman, the racial profiler, stalker and murderer of unarmed, and innocent young Trayvon Martin. This unjust verdict is part of a Read more »

Southern Workers Assembly: A Rank-and-file Call to Action for Labor to Mobilize to Join the Front Line Struggle

by May 19, 2013
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Starting in late April and continuing into July, several thousand people from across North Carolina, lead by Rev. William Barber II, President of the NC NAACP have marched every Monday into the state legislative building in Raleigh and packed the rotunda. Over 600 people at the various actions blocked Read more »

FLOC and allies March on Reynolds Shareholders Meeting and Demand the Company do More Than Talk

by May 18, 2013
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Farmworkers and their supporters turned out in full force on May 9 at the Reynolds American 2013 Shareholders Meeting.  At one of the largest and most energetic events since the beginning of the campaign, over 300 people including labor, clergy, students, and community allies rallied and marched through the city calling Read more »