Labor News


Advanced Skills Workforce Center: "Diversity within the trade"

 "This is a profession. This is a career. This is the best thing that's ever happened to me."


Report explores why unions have few female leaders

When women run organizing drives, the drives are more likely to succeed; they show women - especially minority-group women - benefit the most from being unionists.


As matter of survival, unions double down on diversity

The 50-plus unions of the AFL-CIO redoubled its efforts to diversify its ranks and leadership with more women, workers of color, LGBT and young workers.