The meeting's theme was "Support City Officials Who Fight for Equality, a Living Wage and Against Racism."
Hundreds of working people crowded a union hall here Mar. 14 and cheered calls for action to end the nation's debt crisis.
What do you get when you mix Motown music and activism? Answer: The St. Louis Workers' Education Society.
One of Chicago's most influential labor groups took a stand Sunday in support of the candidacy of Jesus "Chuy" Garcia.
"Keep the solidarity movement going in the fight to lift the blockade. Please extend our deepest gratitude to all."
"When safety standards are cut, miners die. It's that simple. Let's not get to that point."
"What a glorious task we are given," said Obama. "We know the march is not yet over, the race not yet won. Change depends on what we do."
The global theme of this year's Mar. 7 annual International Women's Day event was "A Living Wage for Mothers and All Caregivers."
A march on the 50th anniversary of the first national protest against the Vietnam War will be held over Apr. 29- May 2 in Washington D.C.
"As the first elected on the Working Families Party, I support the Women's Economic Agenda and the Everybody Benefits Coalition."