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

Low wage workers strike from coast to coast, across US South

A wave of strikes and protests by low-wage workers fighting for a $15 minimum hourly wage and a union swept the U.S. on Nov. 10, and made this the largest day of action ever as this movement enters its third year. From Boston to Los Angeles; Seattle to Chicago; New...

S.W.A. Supports Days of Grace

Days of Grace March and Rally Charleston, S.C. www.daysofgracecharleston.org Labor Day Weekend September 5, 9:00am: National Mass March & Rally Southern Workers Assembly Meeting: 12:30pm (immediately following the march) at ILA local 1422 Union hall 1142 Morrison...

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....