Reclaiming Our Dream

Machinists Union members joined the AFL-CIO’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Civil & Human Rights Conference in Houston, Texas and marched in the city’s parade. The theme was Reclaiming Our Dream: Strategize, Organize, Mobilize. The post Reclaiming Our Dream appeared first … Read more

Warning Workers about the Pension Crisis

The Alliance for Retired Americans (ARA) recently held a two-day policy summit in Washington, DC about the dwindling state of working-class pensions. Speakers included labor leaders, retirement specialists and middle-class activists. Robert Roach, Jr., President of the ARA, shared his … Read more

Holiday help for Puerto Rico

Earlier this month the IAM donated emergency aid checks to Machinists who’re victims of Hurricane Maria. Money for the checks, which are up to $500 a piece, was raised by IAM members.   The post Holiday help for Puerto Rico … Read more

Helping Puerto Rico

Machinists Union members in Philadelphia partnered with the AFL-CIO and American Airlines to send much-needed supplies to Puerto Rico, where families are still struggling. The IAM joined other union members in the area to organize donations, load trucks and deliver … Read more

Raising Dollars For Guide Dogs

The IAM takes service to the community seriously. That’s why the Machinists Union helps to support the charity Guide Dogs of America, raising funds through charity events that draw members from the United States and Canada. Each year, GDA hosts … Read more

A Salute to Veterans

As Americans celebrate Veterans Day, the International Association of Machinists (IAM) would like to thank its patriotic members who sacrificed by serving the country.   The post A Salute to Veterans appeared first on IAMAW .