Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
August 20, 2018
Contact Info - Volunteer 
Change of Address Form
Update your email and cell phone numbers to get important IBEW 21 updates, volunteer and become more a more involved Local 21 member and if you moved let us know.  Do it all here!

Organize Today
Learn more about organizing your workplace!

Click Here
<< August 2018 >>
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31
Upcoming Events
Unit 7 Meeting Central City
Aug 20, 2018
Central City Lions Club 140 S. Morrison Central City, IL
Unit 6 Meeting Springfield
Aug 21, 2018
IBEW Local #193 3150 Wide Track Dr. Springfield, IL
Unit 2 Meeting Oak Forest
Sep 11, 2018
6119 W. 147th Oak Forest, IL
Unit 4 Meeting Moline
Sep 12, 2018
IBEW Local #145 1700 52nd Ave.Suite A Moline, IL
Unit 1 Meeting Hillside
Sep 13, 2018
Best Western Hillside 4400 Frontage Rd., Hillside, IL
Important Links
IBEW International
Illinois AFL-CIO
Indiana State AFL-CIO
Chicago Federation of Labor
National Labor Relations Board
Attorneys of Goldberg, Weisman & Cairo
APT College
Bell System Memorial
ILCA Insider
Jobs With Justice-Chicago
Jobs With Justice-National
UnionPlus Benefits
Union Boot Pro
Union Label
Union Sportsmen Alliance
Apr 06, 2011 - We Are One Chicago Rally- Call to Action!
Posted On: Apr 26, 2011

April 6, 2011

Workers continue to join as one and stand in solidarity to save the middle class by protecting the rights of all workers across the United States.  Thousands of workers will rally at Daley Center in Chicago at 1pm on Saturday April 9, 2011. Speakers will be at the mass rally to denounce the latest atrocious acts taken against our brothers and sisters across the country. 

Jorge Ramirez, president of the Chicago Federation of Labor said,We won’t let those attacks on collective bargaining and retirement security happen here. In Chicago, working people are standing up to rebuild the middle class and defend the American dream.”

IBEW Local Union 21 members, families and friends whose rights are continuously under attack will make their voices heard.  We will gather at noon and march as one from 225 W. Randolph to the Daley Center at 50 W. Washington.

As reported on the AFL-CIO blog, workers in hundreds of big cities and small towns are saying we are one with workers everywhere whose rights are under attack.  Read more about their actions here.

While workers rights remain under attack, Wilma Liebman chairwoman of the National Labor Relations Board knows our Nations labors laws do matter and that our actions as one are helping to bring collective bargaining back into the public eye.  For more on Liebman’s comments and to read a great article on how the National Labor Relation Act came to be and evolved over the years, click here.

This will be the most important action you have ever taken as a union member and worker!

Therefore, we urge all members, families and friends to join with us, adding our collective voices at the rally on Saturday.  All members need to contact their Business Representatives for more details. Let them know if you will be attending and how many people you can bring with you.

More information on the We Are One Action in Chicago can be found on the Chicago Federation of Labor’s website by clicking here.

Read about how other workers are joining together on AFL-CIO’s website here.



Click the image to read
our April 2018 issue.
Read the archives here.

Follow Us!
Facebook icon Twitter icon
Labor Headlines

US labor news headlines from LabourStart

IUF members spotlight company's serial human rights offenses at Coca-Cola flagship store in Las Vegas
IFJ backs strike by staff at thrillist magazine over living wages
European journalists stand in solidarity with US journalists
Sex Workers Are Rallying Behind a Democratic Socialist Running for New York Senate
Labor Organizers Look To Apps To Reach Wider Audiences
  Union Plus Benefits  
Connection Failure: This usually happens when the news feed URL is entered incorrectly.
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 21
Copyright © 2018, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™ Login

Click Here For Mobile Version