The American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations is the voluntary federation of America's unions.
AFSCME has 1.3 million members -- public service and health care workers -- who have built an active and powerful union to make sure that each and every member of AFSCME gets a fair deal from the boss and from the politicians.
Economic Security Project
Based in San Francisco, the Economic Security Project promotes federal action to guarantee economic security so that all people can more fully realize their human potential within a caring and democratic society. We engage in public education and advocacy on these issues, both locally and on the Net, and provide low-cost computer rental and training services in our Internet Learning Center.
Industrial Workers of the World - I.W.W
I.W.W. is a fighting labor union which believes that the interests of labor can be fully served only when working people are united as a class. It wants to see all on the same job united, all in the same industry in one union, all who work for wages in one big union.
Institute of Industrial Relations
The Institute of Industrial Relations (IIR) is an Organized Research Unit (ORU) on the Berkeley Campus of the University of California. It was created by an act of the California Legislature in 1945 to promote labor and workplace research, education, and community service relating to labor, industrial relations, and the workplace.
Institute of Industrial Relations Library
The Library collects books, periodicals, government documents and electronic files that pertain to all aspects of work and the workplace.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
To make life better for Teamster members and their families-and for all working families-the Teamsters organize the unorganized, make workers' voices heard in the corridors of power, negotiate contracts that make the American dream a reality for millions, protect workers' health and safety, and fight to keep jobs in North America.
International Liaison Committee for a Workers' International
The Workers' International Liaison Committee (ILC) brings together in a fighting united front all those activists and trade unionists who are struggling around the world against the onslaught of the bosses against the working class.
Jobs With Justice
Jobs with Justice is a national campaign for workers' rights. Working through coalitions of labor, community, religious and constituency organizations, Jobs with Justice is fighting for workers' rights and economic justice.
Joe Hill Case
This site was created by an Honors class at the University of Utah. It is dedicated to the life of Joe Hill and the trial rights of the accused.
LaborNet was founded in 1991 to build a democratic communication network for the labor movement. LaborNet's founders believe that the new communication technology must be put to use to revitalize and rebuild the labor movement.
Labor Project for Working Families
The Labor Project for Working Families works with unions to develop workplace policies for families, including child care, elder care, family leave, flexible work schedules, labor management committees, and much more.
Labor versus Capital in the New World Order
The point of this site is to present news, information, analysis, points of view, and avenues of potential action in service to the majority of people around the world: the trans-national working class. If you earn a wage - or wish you could! - this site is for you.
The Multinational Monitor tracks corporate activity, especially in the Third World, focusing on the export of hazardous substances, worker health and safety, labor union issues and the environment.
National Education Association
NEA is America's oldest and largest organization committed to advancing the cause of public education. Founded in 1857 in Philadelphia and now headquartered in Washington, D.C., NEA proudly claims 2.5 million members who work at every level of education, from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliates in every state as well as in over 13,000 local communities across the United States.
Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU)
This organization includes technical and professional employees working together to make their jobs better. As a member of OPEIU, you would participate in the first and largest labor union in the United States and Canada dedicated to professional, technical and office workers.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration - OSHA
The mission of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is to save lives, prevent injuries and protect the health of America's workers. To accomplish this, federal and state governments must work in partnership with the more than 100 million working men and women and their six and a half million employers who are covered by the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970.
Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
SEIU was founded in 1921 and was the first union to organize hospital and health workers. It is an occupationally diverse union (doctors, nurses, clerical workers, engineers, librarians, gas utility workers, lawyers, janitors, etc) whose members work for private, non-profit and government agencies in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.
Union Resource Network
Organized under the CWA, the Union Resource Network (URN) is the most complete index of Union Websites on the Internet. URN provides union made websites, hosting, and solidarity services. Currently, approximately 10% of all union websites in the world are hosted on the URN server.
Walter P. Reuther Library
The Walter P. Reuther Library is home to the Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs, the Wayne State University Archives and the Douglas Fraser Center for Workplace Issues. The Archives of Labor and Urban Affairs was established in 1960 to collect and preserve records of the American labor movement, with special emphasis upon industrial unionism and related social, economic, and political organizations in the United States.
Women Leaders Online
Comprised of mostly women, but also some men, this group includes.doctors, lawyers, homemakers, students, professors, engineers, web designers, journalists, businesswomen, nurses, teachers, union members, elected officials, and retirees. The group advocates equality for women.