AFL-CIO

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Amazon's conduct has been despicable. We demand a comprehensive investigation over Amazon's behavior in corrupting this election."
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Organized labor advocates rallied in downtown Los Angeles on March 22, 2021 in solidarity with Amazon workers amid their historic unionization vote in Bessemer, Alabama. (Photo: Al Seib/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)
"Stronger unions mean higher wages, safer working conditions, and dignity for...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A man receives a Covid-19 vaccination shot on April 6, 2021 in Juba, South Sudan. The country received 132,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine via the World Health Organization's COVAX program. (Photo: Andreea Campeanu/Getty Images)
"Unless we take immediate action to solidify more aid and relief, we face lost...

Further

Elizabeth Warren opened the AFL-CIO’s national convention by denouncing a “corporate capture of the federal courts” that has led to the most right-wing, pro-corporate SCOTUS in decades. Followed to its logical conclusion, "you’ll end up with a Supreme Court that functions as a wholly owned subsidiary of Big Business.” Warren vowed to stand with organized labor "at every turn to fight on the behalf of the workers." AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka spoke for many: We need to clone her. “The...