Many of our hardest working union sisters and brothers, along with many friends and allies, just completed the most important AFL-CIO convention in history.
And People's World reporters were on the scene! We had a great team in Los Angeles reporting on the many facets of the convention: John Wojcik, Blake Deppe, Rossana Cambron, Eric A. Gordon, Juan Lopez, and our great colleague from PAI, Mark Gruenberg.
Here is a list of People's World articles and videos through September 13 so you can be sure you didn't miss any of the significant developments.
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Articles from Peoplesworld.org by John Wojcik, Blake Deppe, Eric A. Gordon, Juan Lopez and Mark Gruenberg:
AFL-CIO demands end to anti-gay job discrimination
Labor Secretary Perez vows to grow middle class, "so help me God"
Labor opens house to all U.S. workers
In bold resolution, AFL-CIO calls for labor law overhaul
Iraqi union leader: "War not over for our workers"
Labor's house opens door wide: Let's work together
Firefighters union leads somber 9/11 commemoration
AFL-CIO warns Congress on immigration: no back burner
Ethiopian immigrant Tefere Gebre shakes up labor organizing
Trumka urges "culture shift" to build "real working class movement"
As matter of survival, unions double down on diversity
Durazo: Labor must fight for all who work
Social media and labor: a perfect, and necessary, match
Domestic workers come out of shadows, into labor movement
Elizabeth Warren at AFL-CIO meet: "If we don't fight, we don't win"
Labor takes a look behind kitchen door
Young workers are hot topic at labor journalists meet
AFL-CIO blasts big business prison profiteers
How to build our union movement: Ideas from LA
"Mr. Clean" gives guest workers a dirty deal
AFL-CIO crafts compromise to prevent dumping of health care law
AFL-CIO to unite with allies for job safety
Videos by Rossana Cambron from People's World YouTube channel:
Hareth Andrade-Ayala, Immigration Activist re-recites her poem "America"
Jamaican guest worker speaks to the gathering of Jobs With Justice social at the AFL-CIO convention
Clip of the press conference where Resolution 5 at the AFL-CIO 2013 convention, which welcomes all workers, including LGBTQ to their ranks
Clip of the press conference at the AFL-CIO convention to push for dignified immigration reform
AFL-CIO opens itself up to non-union working people. Here Richard Trumka calls up non union workers whom the unions have helped in their struggles
Taxi Workers Alliance driver gives his thoughts on the Building a Diverse Movement for Shared Prosperity held prior to the start of the AFL-CIO convention in Los Angeles 2013
Richard Trumka addresses the press prior to the opening of the 2013 National AFL-CIO convention in Los Angeles
Photo: AFL-CIO convention