Ready to start a union?

There are almost 70 million working Americans who want to start or join a union, but haven’t. The reason so many Americans don’t start or join a union is because the process can seem intimidating, confusing, and full of bureaucracy.

Remember that it is your legal right to start a union. Period. 

The United States enacted the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) in 1935 to protect the rights of employees. Under the NLRA, employees are guaranteed the right to form unions, engage in collective bargaining, and take collective action..

We wrote this piece in the hopes of making it easier for hardworking Americans to start and join unions.