Organize the South!

The Southern Workers Assembly (SWA) is a network of local unions, worker organizations, and organizing committees, committed to building rank-and-file democratic social movement unionism in the South.

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The Southern Workers Assembly is building a workers-led, Southern movement for Medicare for All.

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News & Updates

Solidarity with Oklahoma Teacher & State Worker Walkouts!

Solidarity with Oklahoma Teacher & State Worker Walkouts! Deepen the class struggle, strengthen our unions and fight against austerity! The Southern Workers Assembly sends our solidarity to the education workers and their unions across Oklahoma that will stage...

Solidarity with West Virginia Teacher Walk-outs!

Solidarity with West Virginia Teacher Walk-outs! Deepen the class struggle, strengthen our unions and fight against austerity! The Southern Workers Assembly sends our solidarity to the education workers and their unions across West Virginia that are in a tremendous...

Mississippi union organizers at Nissan vow to fight on

Mississippi union organizers at Nissan vow to fight on Company threatened workers By Martha Grevatt posted on August 9, 2017 In July, union organizers at the Canton, Miss., Nissan vehicle assembly plant took a historic step toward becoming the first unionized plant of...

SWA Summer 2017 Newsletter

In This Edition: Mississippi auto workers on road to historic union vote Southern Workers School converges in Atlanta to "build cadre" to organize the South HEALTH CARE IN CRISIS - Emergency: Dead on Arrival in Georgia United Campus Workers Fights Massive Plan to...