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Benefit Show–Solidarity with Locked Out Steelworkers at Honeywell!

Solidarity with Locked Out Steelworkers at Honeywell The members of USW Local 7-669 at Honeywell’s uranium conversion facility in Metropolis, Illinois have been locked out of their jobs since August 1. The company is demanding that workers agree to changes in their contract that would allow management to operate large portions of the facility with […]

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We Are Students–Not Customers!

Rally Against Student Debt Wednesday, October 19th 4:20pm  Schenley Plaza 4100 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15219 Student debt in the United States totals over $1.2 trillion, and each year the number grows. Universities in Pittsburgh are among the most expensive in the country – and the world! The “International Student Movement” has called for a global week of […]

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Worker Justice Action Academy Session 3—Let’s Get Organized!

Saturday, December 6th 9am to 5pm Human Services Building One Smithfield Street, Pittsburgh PA In the third session of the Worker Justice Action Academy we will focus on developing and deepening our core organizing skills, putting people in motion, and building strong organizations. Build up your one-on-one organizing skills, develop leaders in your organization—or become a […]

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Stand with Security Guards!

On Friday, October 24th,  help make hundreds of low wage service jobs into family sustaining union jobs. 12 noon in PPG Plaza! Security Officers who protect workers in Pittsburgh’s skyscrapers are organizing to join SEIU 32BJ to gain the collective bargaining power of a union. Of course security workers want family sustaining pay and benefits. But these workers’ jobs are to protect […]