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.

Southern Workers Fight for Medicare for All

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

Learn more about the campaign and how to join the fight!

News & Updates

Aug 9: All Out for Solidarity City!

Aug 9: All Out for Solidarity City! Workers Fighting To Organize the South! August 9 | 10am-5pm | 803 Harris St, Goldsboro, NC Visit the Facebook Event Page On Saturday, August 9 workers from across NC and other Southern states will gather in Goldsboro, NC for...

A Message to the Moral Monday Movement June 16th, 2014

WORKERS DEMAND YOUR RIGHTS The RIGHT to a voice and power at work is a Human Right! A Message to the Moral Monday Movement June 16th, 2014: Raise the minimum wage to $15/hr. Repeal GS 95-98, Collective Bargain-ing Rights for All Public...

International Workers Day 2014

May 1, 2014 International Workers Day The South Pulls Together and Unites for Universal Worker Rights and Decolonization of Labor and Migration Join a march near you, Thursday, May 1: San Antonio, Texas - 6:00pm, Milam Park, 500 W Houston St, San Antonio, Texas 78207....

CWA, Allies in Tennessee Tell Lawmakers ‘Put the People First’

Campus Workers United - Communications Workers of America are a founding member of the Southern Workers Assembly. Their recent action in Nashville, Tennessee is an important example of workers taking the lead in spreading the growing mass fight back against the...

Action Alert: Stand with Chris

Disrespect for healthcare workers is disrespect for patients and harmful to quality care!   Healthcare Workers’ United Charleston, SC February 27, 2014         Sign the petition demanding that Chris be re-instated! South Carolina Activist Fired from Hospital...