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Petition: Pass the PRO Act and Protect Workers’ Rights

Sign the Petition: Pass the PRO Act and Protect Workers’ Rights

July 20, 2021 - Essential workers. That title is literally about life and death this year. There is no more urgent time to protect the rights of working people. Workplace safety was won and enforced by unions—and without unions inequality runs rampant and our health declines. The PRO Act matters to all Americans and lifts up our essential workers.

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AFA, APFA in Dallas to Support Nurses Strike

AFA, APFA in Dallas to Support Nurses Strike

July 10, 2021 — On Wednesday, AFA joined with the Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA), and other labor and community activists in Dallas, to stand in solidarity with the striking nurses of the Massachusetts Nurses Association from St. Vincent's Hospital in Massachusetts. 

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AFA, TWU, IL AFL-CIO Push for Sick Leave Legal Protections In Illinois

AFA, TWU, IL AFL-CIO Push for Sick Leave Legal Protections In Illinois

July 10, 2021 — On Tuesday, AFA, TWU, and the Illinois State AFL-CIO, met with State Speaker Emanuel "Chris" Welch, Representative Joyce Mason, to urge the State Legislature to pass SB 645, making sure airline workers in Illinois are covered under sick leave legal protections.

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We Protect and Unite to End the Pandemic

We Protect and Unite to End the Pandemic

July 10, 2021 — Fox News commentator Tomi Lahren called Flight Attendants "Nazis of the air" yesterday and sparked outrage and concern across media platforms. Our union responded to denounce the comments and call for unity to end the pandemic. "This is the kind of hateful rhetoric that has kept us from acting like Americans, mobilizing a national response in solidarity in the face of this crisis," said AFA President Sara Nelson. "We take pride in saving lives. Turn off Tomi and join us. #EndThePandemic." Read the whole Twitter thread

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Can you spare 30 minutes to help save a life from human trafficking?

Can you spare 30 minutes to help save a life from human trafficking?

July 7, 2021 - AFA is partnering with United Against Slavery in a global effort to end the scourge of human trafficking. As Flight Attendants and aviation's first responders, we are uniquely positioned to identify human traffickers and assist their victims.

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AFA in Dallas to Support Nurses Strike

AFA in Dallas to Support Nurses Strike

July 6, 2021 - Our union is joining with striking Massachusetts nurses from St. Vincent's Hospital owned by Tenet Healthcare at the corporation’s headquarters in Dallas. Nurses are striking for safe staffing and patient care.

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Face Masks On Public Transportation and at Transportation Hubs

Face Masks On Public Transportation and at Transportation Hubs

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