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March 19, 2021--AFL-CIO
Staff of the American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri achieved voluntary union recognition from management and will therefore be the newest members of The News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG / CWA) Local 36047. Workers at Mobilize, a community organizing app owned by political tech company, EveryAction, joined the Communications Workers of America (CWA) with management agreeing to voluntarily recognize the union. After the editorial staff at FT Specialist US, a consortium of trade publications under the Financial Times conducted a successful majority sign-up campaign and subsequent management voluntary recognition, they joined the union movement with the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE).

March 09, 2021--Independent
In Berkeley, California, the owner of Moe's Books voluntarily recognized the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) as the workers exclusive collective bargaining representative.

February 22, 2021--AFL-CIO
Workers at the Clow Valve Foundry in Oskaloosa, Iowa, elected unionization joining the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) District Lodge 6. Workers at BioBus, a science education nonprofit in New York City, New York, voted to belong and be strong with the Nonprofit Employees United / Office and Professional Employees International Union (NEU / OPEIU) Local 153. Management at three non-profits, The Movement Cooperative, Mothers Out Front, and the Commonwealth Institute for Fiscal Analysis, agreed to voluntarily recognize their workers choice to be represented by the Nonprofit Professional Employees Union / International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers (NPEU / IFPTE) Local 70.

February 18, 2021--Independent
Staff at the Office of the Public Advocate in New York City, New York achieved voluntary recognition for their union, the Organized Advocates Staff Union / Campaign Workers Guild (OASU / CWG).

February 01, 2021--CTW
Caregivers, including licensed practical nurses and nursing assistants at Schuylkill Center, a nursing home in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, chose to have a workplace voice joining Service Employees International Union Healthcare Pennsylvania (SEIU).

January 25, 2021--CTW
Choosing to be members of the labor movement joining the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) are tank-haul drivers at Airgas USA in Grand Prairie, Texas with Local 745, ready-mix drivers at CEMEX of Port Charlotte, Florida with Local 79, and drivers with US Foods in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Local 773.

January 21, 2021--AFL-CIO
Professional and clerical workers at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, elected overwhelmingly to organize with Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) Local 12. After the staff of Washington, D.C. based EMILY's List, a resource for women in politics, proclaimed "Union Yes", management agreed to voluntarily recognize the union of their choice, the Nonprofit Employees United / Office and Professional Employees International Union (NEU / OPEIU). In Kaneoha Bay Hawaii, workers at Vertex Aerospace, a defense contractor, voted for a united voice unionizing with International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM).

December 21, 2020--AFL-CIO
Workers with Sunrise Movement, a youth-led movement organization advocating to stop climate change, opted for a union voice joining the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 1180. After a triumphant card-check, workers at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota have joined the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Council 5. Staff at Verso Books publishing house won voluntary union recognition from management and are now members of the Washington-Baltimore News Guild / Communications Workers of America (TNG / CWA). After a triumphant card count, management at the Marriott Downtown Hotel located in lower Manhattan, New York City, agreed to recognize the New York Hotel and Motel Trades Council (HTC) as the workers exclusive bargaining representative. Workers at the Blues City Brewery in Memphis, Tennessee, decided to be wise and organize with the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM) Local 149. In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, faculty at University of the Arts gained unity at their workplace joining United Academics of Philadelphia / American Federation of Teachers (UAP / AFE) Local 9608. Registered Nurses at Franciscan Hospice Care Center in University Place, Washington, voted to be united with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) District Lodge 751. Content creators at two music services of Minnesota Public Radio, The Current and Classical MPR, voted for a collective voice joining the Screen Actors Guild / American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG / AFTRA).




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