Washington Alliance of Technology Workers

Communication Workers of America, Local 37083



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EinsteinAlbert Einstein, Time magazine's "Person of the 20th Century" was a visionary scientist, philosopher, teacher -- and a union member.  In fact, he was a founding member of the Princeton Federation of Teachers Local 552, signing its charter in 1938.  Look... he was a pretty smart guy, right?  Well?  What are you waiting for!




Other News

  • The End of Workers' Comp as We Know It? Winners and Losers of the Week

    Blog Mar 30, 2015 | 12:30 pm

    In our regular weekly feature, we'll be taking a look at the winners and losers of the week in the struggle for the rights of working families. The winners will be the persons or organizations that go above and beyond[…]

  • Indiana’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law ‘Condones Discrimination’

    Blog Mar 30, 2015 | 11:00 am

    The Indiana legislature passed and Gov. Mike Pence (R) signed a bill last week that critics, from human and civil rights groups to corporate CEOs to professional athletes, say opens the door to legal discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender[…]

  • Our Children Are Our Future. Or Are They?

    Blog Mar 30, 2015 | 10:00 am

    An “old school” demonstration Friday on Capitol Hill by American college students protested proposed cuts by House Republicans to Pell Grants that help our children afford college. I use the phrase “our children” because it is a well-worn phrase “our children[…]

  • Burned by Fast Food

    Blog Mar 29, 2015 | 07:00 am

    We've all heard the stories of fast-food restaurants mistreating their workers, but it's hard to imagine managers telling employees who are burned on the job to put mustard or butter on their wounds. Hard to believe, but that's just what[…]

  • Shadowy Corporate Group Fighting to Gut Workers' Compensation Laws

    Blog Mar 28, 2015 | 07:00 am

    Nearly two dozen major corporations have joined together in recent years in an effort to gut workers' compensation laws in the states. Walmart, Lowe's, Macy's, Kohl's, Sysco Food Services and others formed the Association for Responsible Alternatives to Workers' Compensation[…]

  • In the States Roundup

    Blog Mar 27, 2015 | 11:30 am

    It's time once again to take a look at the battles for the rights of working families in the states. Here is what the unions in the states are talking about this week. Click on any of the links to[…]