• I AM 2018

    The I AM 2018 campaign honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and commemorates the lives and work of the sanitation workers who went on strike in Memphis in 1968. The campaign, will train and mobilize activists to make change in their communities in 2018 and beyond.
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  • 2017 Year-in-Review

    Like last year, we are grateful that you have continued to stand with us. Together, we can create the change that working people need. We are all stronger together.
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  • NYC Labor Movement Takes Action In Solidarity with Hurricane Disaster Victims

    Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, and Hurricane Maria have had devastating effects on communities of working people, displacing families and bringing operations to a halt. The labor movement has responded in full force.
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Latest News

Jan 22, 2018 | Press Release

New York City Central Labor Council President Vincent Alvarez stated, “We applaud NY State Attorney General Schneiderman in leading this multi-state...
Jan 19, 2018 | News Story

Thursday morning, Labor leaders from New York City stood with community leaders, members of the City Council, and the broader Labor Movement around...
Jan 19, 2018 | News Story

Workers at Hunt’s Point Market have ratified a new three-year agreement that includes substantial pay raises and funding for the workers’ health and...
Jan 12, 2018 | News Story

This week, the Writers Guild of America, East announced digital media company Vox Media had voluntarily recognized the Vox Union as the...
Jan 12, 2018 | News Story

About once a month, Local 802 AFM presents free Jazz Mentors panels, usually at the union, on various topics of interests to the jazz community. Each...

Issues

Jobs and Economy

Years after the official end of the recent recession, America is still in a jobs crisis. Although job growth is slowly picking up steam--with...

Health Care

Health care is a basic human right.  America’s labor movement has worked for more than a century for guaranteed high-quality health care for...

Retirement Security

Fewer employers today provide defined-benefit pensions for their workers—and among those that do, many are offering “defined-contribution” (like...

Resources

#NOConCon - VOTE NO on a Constitutional Convention

A Constitutional Convention run by political special interests would cost taxpayers millions of dollars in an effort to achieve reforms that can...

#NYC1u Digital Media Training Series

Building Capacity Through Skills Training   The NYC CLC, along with our Labor and Community partners, offer trainings to members and staff on digital...

Affiliates

The New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO is made up of 300 affiliated unions across various industries representing more than 1.3 million...

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