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

Renegotiating Labor Rights in NAFTA

With the U.S., Canada and Mexico currently discussing changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Owen Herrnstadt, the IAM’s Director of Trade and Globalization and Chief of Staff to the International President, offered some common sense recommendations for … Read more

The Day Puerto Rico Stood Still

For many Puerto Ricans, time has been standing still since Hurricane Maria ravaged what was once a panorama of breathtaking paradise.  Even months after the storm, thousands remain literally in the dark, without access to basic necessities, wondering when the … Read more

Watch Activate L!VE this Wednesday

Join the IAM’s live studio webcast of Activate L!VE Wednesday, January 10 at 3p.m. EST. This week we’ll preview the upcoming AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference, and get some personal stories of past conferences … Read more