Why I came to Amsterdam

The most important part of my trip to Amsterdam is to form connections with airport workers from all over the world and let our voices be heard.

Like a Mirror Image

I’m in Amsterdam to meet with airport workers from all over the world who are standing up to the same global corporations that are wrecking our jobs.

Potential changes could endanger quality home care services for seniors and people with disabilities

On behalf of home care workers everywhere, I want to be clear that we see through these actions by the Trump administration. We will not be stopped. - Melody Benjamin

We’re putting the global airline industry on notice

We work hard to keep the airports running, but airlines are taking from us and putting it in their pockets.

America Needs Unions now more than ever as Supreme Court sides with corporate billionaires rigging economy against workers

On heels of high profile walkouts, new organizing and spiking approval for unions, union leaders see decision as rallying point to unrig economy and put workers first

We are sticking with our union

...will make our voices heard in the 2018 mid-terms

A Call to Action in Tornillo

I never imagined that I would need to go a protest in my country because my government made the active decision to forcibly separate young children from their asylum-seeking parents.

Courts Matter: Working people need fair-minded judges; not Britt Grant

Judge Grant’s nomination is a threat to working families and our ability to stand together in unions.

Child care providers attend Grassroots Assembly in D.C., speak out against detentions at the border

Our elected leaders need to make child care and early education a national priority.

Detroit City Council supports $15 minimum wage

"One Detroit" campaign aims to secure at least $15 an hour for downtown sanitation workers.

Philadelphia Airport Workers Just Won Big

Unions change peoples’ lives

Philadelphia Airport workers win their first union contract

More than 1,500 workers take a giant step away from poverty

SEIU Local 99 member​ is sticking with her union in the face of anti-worker attacks

Agustina García has been a day-care provider for more than 20 years

It's #ImmigrantHeritageMonth! Join us to celebrate our diversity as a nation of immigrants!

In recognition of Immigrant Heritage Month, we're celebrating SEIU Local 105 Vice President of Property Services, Patricia Robles.

Nazareth College adjuncts overwhelmingly vote to join SEIU Local 200United

“…we can see a brighter future on the horizon for the adjuncts at Nazareth.”

Advocating personalized care measures for nursing home residents with dementia

Collaborative strategies between 1199SEIU and participating nursing homes have resulted in better outcomes for residents, their families, and the nursing home workers.

SEIU members participate in nationwide Families Belong Together actions

SEIU members across the country joined immigration activists in a day of protests

#TimesUp in the Ivory Tower

Webinar inspires educators to take on gender discrimination, harassment and assault in academia

McDonald’s workers, Fight for $15 activists and SEIU members are joined by Poor People’s Campaign as they demand $15/hour wages and union rights

“We are cooks and cashiers who work behind the company’s counters, grills and fryers across the country."

University of Iowa faculty sit-in to stand up against the boss

Faculty Forward in Iowa fights to improve higher ed jobs

Progressive Groups Announce Unprecedented $30 Million Midterm Effort in Three States

Win Justice program will reach 2.5 million voters in Florida, Michigan, and Nevada

Come Hell or High Water

The first episode of SEIU’s new podcast—Healthcare on the Frontlines

Sinai Grace Hospital workers in Detroit vote to make their jobs good #UNION jobs by uniting in SEIU

We're standing up to a political and economic system that’s been rigged against them for far too long.

Our children should count in the 2020 census. It’s their country too.

Our children need a fair and accurate census to ensure their government works for them now and in the future.

Unions make the difference for working women

The United State of Women (USOW) annual meeting in Los Angeles shows that together, we are powerful, strong, and committed to win real change.

How Do Childcare Deserts Impact Working Families?

SEIU Local 1021 Member Frankie Izzo Explains

America Needs Union Jobs

It's Time to Stand With Working Families!

We’re holding elected officials accountable for the Trump Tax

Why I'm raising awareness about the President's tax plan

#TimesUp Women need unions to protect against sexual harassment at work

Sexual harassment and assault on the job has to stop. Together, we have the power to stop it.

Ready to Put Our Boots on the Ground

Realizing our power and using it to create change

2017: A Year of Resisting and Rising

We reflect on the incredible power of working people

SEIU Nurses say Get Covered: Sign up for healthcare by Dec. 15

Tell your family and friends to visit healthcare.gov​ before December 15

"The future of humanity… fundamentally lies in the hands of the people and in their ability to organize."

Mary Kay Henry travels to the Vatican to meet with heads of Catholic Church

We Can Keep Families Together

SEIU members are calling Congress to protect immigrant families

Rebuilding Together After Hurricane Harvey

Being a part of a strong union helps in these moments

SEIU members keep fighting for healthcare

These are the stories of tireless SEIU members advocating for your health.

The new Department of Homeland Security Secretary nominee should commit to continue relief efforts in Puerto Rico

Pulling out crucial first responders while the death toll keeps increasing is unconscionable

Working people must stand up for immigrant families.

Share this video and urge Congress to protect immigrant families.

How do you help address the retirement crisis?

Join a union (and elect good people).

Hurricane Harvey Devastated My Community

The road ahead will be tough, but we can rebuild together

SEIU Members Must Fight Against Hate

SEIU members are speaking and showing up at rallies to fight back against white supremacy.

We weren’t able to come to the United States as refugees.

Maybe if we had, my mom and my brothers would still be alive.

My family survived a civil war

Now I’m fighting for a world where we can care for people no matter who they are

A sense of peace is the most important thing for those of us who escaped war zones.

When I see what’s happening in Syria, I can relate. It happened to me.

My family became refugees because we stood up to the Sudanese government

Now I’m standing up for the rights of refugees and immigrants here in America

Trump’s budget: A disaster for working families

Ripping healthcare from working people, children and seniors to pay for rich corporations' tax breaks

SEIU members speak out to stop AHCA’s devastating impact on healthcare, jobs

The numbers on jobs, insurance coverage and premiums reveal how devastating the AHCA would be to working people

Refugees like me know the dangers of religious intolerance

Here's why I'm a Christian airport worker against the Muslim Ban 2.0

I spend my days leading a crew that cleans United planes

This week, I flew to Chicago to talk to United CEO Oscar Muñoz

United Airlines contractor PrimeFlight: “Temporary Jobs”

People keep quitting, and they bring new people every day.

Victory in DC airports!

We’re proving that we can change the rules when we work together

When the plane landed in the U.S., I felt free. I felt safe.

After decades of being punished and threatened for standing up for human rights in my native country of Sudan, Minnesota has given my family a good life.

Nurse Alliance Roundup, March 31, 2017

Latest news and updates from the Nurse Alliance of SEIU Healthcare

Reflections on the Life of Mike Garcia

His legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of SEIU members everywhere.

Healthcare repeal will hurt working families to benefit the wealthy

I was hit by a car and the only way I was able to get back on my feet and get back to work was through healthcare coverage.

Retirement is already hard. Why make things worse?

Congress wants to make it harder for Americans to retire.

We need your voice to protect Medicaid

24 million Americans, 14 million of them on Medicaid, would lose their healthcare if Congress votes for the repeal bill.

#CampusResistance rises today at colleges and universities nationwide

Americans deserve—and need—colleges that are gateways to a lifetime of opportunity for students

Workers across the country demand a real healthcare plan from Congress

Thousands of constituents are attending town hall meetings and congressional offices to make their voices hear: they want a real healthcare plan and save Medicaid

SEIU Nurse Alliance Roundup, February 17, 2017​ ​

Latest news and updates from the Nurse Alliance

Dear Congress: What's your plan?

Americans demand to know what's the plan to keep healthcare and Medicaid for millions of Americans

10 Questions any ACA replacement bill must answer

Before Republicans come up with any bill, these are the 10 basic questions that we need to know about any replacement plan.

SEIU Nurse Alliance Roundup January 20, 2017

Latest news and updates from the Nurse Alliance

This MLK Day, I marched for justice at Newark Airport

Mayor Ras Baraka led the call to value our hard work and commitment

Three Reasons Why the Price Prescription Is Wrong for Our Families

Share this video to tell Congress that Tom Price is wrong for our country’s healthcare

Affordable healthcare changed my life... Don't take that away

Kim Thomas relies on quality and affordable care that keeps her healthy enough to work

Mr. Trump: Don’t feed the Social Security Gremlins

Will the White House be invaded by gremlins?

Nurse Roundup December 9, 2016

Latest news and updates from the Nurse Alliance

We stuck together and won big at Fort Lauderdale Airport

On the picket line, my fear disappeared

Taking the Fight for $15 to the next level

Fighting for a union at Sea-Tac

The airline industry is global. So are we.

The need to organize has no borders or nationality

La industria aeronáutica es global. Como nosotros.

La necesidad de organizarse no tiene fronteras ni nacionalidad

54 years after my first day at DCA

We’re making history at our airports

The airlines can support the people that support them

Why my family is fighting for $15 and union rights at O’Hare

Las aerolíneas pueden mantener a la gente que les mantiene

Por qué mi familia está luchando por $15 y derechos sindicales en O'Hare

Saving for retirement isn’t simple when earning poverty wages

The old adage of spend less and save more doesn’t cut it for adjuncts

Nurse Roundup October 19, 2016

Latest news and updates from the Nurse Alliance

Immigrant and home care worker shines at the White House

Roxana Giron called for better jobs during Hispanic Heritage Month celebration

Donald Trump doesn’t understand saving for retirement

He doesn’t get Social Security either

Top 5 Reasons Why I am Getting out the Vote

I'll be among the 50,000 members getting out the word. Will you?

Social Security looks like America – It has multiple faces

Social Security recipients are as diverse as our population.

Growing evidence Affordable Care Act is benefiting patients

Expanded access to care, covered services making a difference

A quality child care system is within our grasp

My trip to the DNC in Philadelphia shows how far we’ve come on child care and inspires me to do even more

Graduate Student Employees Launch a Nationwide Drive to Organize Unions with SEIU

Columbia University decision paves way for student assistants’ efforts to join together

Are you voting for retirement security?

The leaders we elect this fall may determine how we spend our retirement years.​

Winning the battle against cancer and for affordable healthcare

She's beat back cancer twice. Now this security officer is fighting for everyone's rights on the job.

Reflecting on Dallas, Baton Rouge, La., and Falcon Heights, Minn.: Feelings, Thoughts and Action

Working together to make sense of the recent tragedies and trying to create change

When will it stop?

We must have the uncomfortable conversations about racism in this country.

Tell Congress to stop sneak attacks on working people.

Budget "riders" would help corporations, not working men and women.