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Climate March



1199SEIU is mobilizing members to join advocates from more than 1,000 organizations at a People’s Climate March Sept. 21 in NYC.

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Stand Up For Quality Care & Good Jobs


Stand & tell the owners of Alaris Health to settle a fair contract that protects patients & workers.
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People's Climate March: Working for a Better World

Huffington_logo_feat.jpgThis Sunday, an estimated 100,000 people will flood the streets of midtown Manhattan for the largest climate demonstration in world history. They will come from all over the globe, with interests, talents, and biographies that mirror the incredible diversity of our world. What's even more groundbreaking is how many groups have come together to unite behind a common message of environmental protection. Thousands of union members will link arms with environmental activists, to demand action from global leaders to reverse the effects of climate change.

1199SEIU Caregivers Stand Strong in Face of Illegal Lock-Out at Alaris Health

alaris_going-to-work_feat.jpgTwenty 1199SEIU caregivers returning to work after a 3-day strike were illegally locked out by their employer, Alaris Health, in the early morning of Friday, September 19. The workers, who are employed as certified nursing assistants, together have more than 100 years of service at Alaris nursing facilities.

A People's Climate Movement: Indigenous, Labor, Faith Groups Prepare for Historic March

peoples-climate-march_feat.jpgNew York City is set to host what could be the largest climate change protest in history. Organizers expect more than 100,000 people to converge for a People’s Climate March on Sunday. Some 2,000 solidarity events are scheduled around the world this weekend ahead of Tuesday’s United Nations climate summit.

Hundreds Tell Aventura Hospital: No Poverty Wages for Caregivers!

HCA_fl_feat.jpgClose to 225 healthcare workers, elected officials and community supporters from across Florida marched almost a mile to Aventura Medical Center in Miami to call on the hospital to invest in its workers, not executive pay.

Hundreds of Healthcare Workers Strike After Contract Talks Sour

FiOS1_logo_feat.jpgEmployees from 4 Bergen, Hudson county facilities march to shed light on alleged unfair labor practices.

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