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

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...

North Carolina Local Worker Assemblies

Raleigh/Durham Sat. February 22, 12noon, Teamsters Union hall, 6317 Angus Dr, Raleigh (off HWY 70 Between Raleigh & Durham). Contact Angaza Laughinghouse at 919-231-2660 for more info  Goldsboro/Greenville/Wilson/Down East  Saturday, March 8, Wilson,...

Southern-Wide Mass Moral March, Sat., Feb. 8, Raleigh, N.C.

  The 8th Annual Historic Thousands on Jones St. (HKOJ) March and People's Assembly will be Saturday, February 8 in Raleigh.   Join the Moral March on Raleigh! Thousands Stand Against Extremist Policies Being Passed by NC Governor and Legislature   Saturday, February...