A total of 146 workers - almost all of them immigrant women - were killed in a fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory.
Colleen M. Kelley, the NTEU president for the last 16 years, will retire at the end of the union's convention this August.
A new report from the Berger-Marks Foundation gives working women a "how-to" guide to establish women's committees within unions.
In honor of St. Patrick's Day, we offer a shoutout to Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (1837-1930).
The United Federation of Teachers was formed to represent New York City public school teachers on March 16, 1960.
The first suffragist demonstration took place in Washington, D.C. on March 3, 1913.
AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler, the highest-ranking woman in the U.S. labor movement, is challenging her colleagues to promote more women to top jobs.
What you may not realize is that the founding of the NAACP took place, significantly on Abraham Lincoln's centennial birthdate, in 1909.
RWIT is seeking women who have recently worked in training carriers or who have been trainers in the past to get involved as virtual mentors.
Betty Friedan was born on this date in 1921, and died on the same date in 2006 at the age of 85.