Lela Foreman,Long Time CLUW Officer and CWA Women's Director
We are saddened to inform you of the death of Lela Foreman, long time CLUW officer. Lela also served for 26 years as CWA’s Women’s Director. She will be sorely missed.
Working Women's History Project Presents
A Salute to "The Most Dangerous Woman in America" to benefit the NEW Mother Jones Museum in Mt. Olive
March 8, 2015, Today is International Women's Day!
Let's celebrate the many women who have made their mark in history, particularly labor history, and find inspiration from them to do what is to make life better for women today.
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk *Pictures*
October 16, 2011 (CHICAGO) -- A rainy morning couldn't dampen the spirits of thousands taking part in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday. The event began at...
The Paycheck Fairness Act
Forty-five years ago, President Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act (EPA) into law, making it illegal for employers to pay unequal wages to men and women who perform substantially ...
AFL-CIO ASK A Working Woman Survey 2008!
Working America and the AFL-CIO are conducting a nationwide survey on what it's like to be a working woman, your opinion matters greatly. Please take a moment to complete the As...
March Is Women's History Month!
In honor of Women's History Month, we'd like to recognize the role women have played in transforming workers lives. This week, we'd like to share with you the story of Mother Jo...
March 8, 2005 Is International Women's Day!
International Women's Day (IWD) is a major day of global celebration for the economic, political and social achievements of women. Find out what local IWD events are occuring ne...
"Sisters Of '77" -Announcing A New Film!
On a weekend in November 1977, twenty thousand women and men left their jobs and homes in cities and towns around the country to meet at the first National Women's Conference in...