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Apr 17, 2019 | Press Release

The New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO, strongly supports the passage of Int. No.
Mar 29, 2019 | News Story

On Monday, hundreds joined Workers United/SEIU (ILGWU) for the commemoration of the 108th anniversary of the 1911 Triangle Factory Fire, a pivotal...
Mar 15, 2019 | News Story

Air travelers and airline workers won an important fight for aviation safety this week after the Transport Workers Union led the charge, calling for...
Mar 15, 2019 | News Story

In a first for the podcasting industry, the 83-person staff of Gimlet Media, a podcasting startup acquired by music streaming service Spotify for $...
Mar 15, 2019 | News Story

Ashraf Azim opens up to fellow drivers about what goes through his mind when a passenger who looks menacing gets into his car. He says he thinks of...

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

#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...

Community Board Initiative

The New York City Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO, Community Board Initiative (CBI) helps trade unionists become more activated in their local...

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