Commonwealth Club building preserves ILWU history

Commonwealth Club building preserves ILWU history

With new buildings now rising everywhere in San Francisco, one recent ribbon-cutting stood out because it included surprising details about the ILWU’s early history

IBU breaks ground on new apprenticeship training center in San Pedro

IBU breaks ground on new apprenticeship training center in San Pedro

The IBU, the marine division of the ILWU, held a groundbreaking ceremony for their newly established apprenticeship program

Pacific Coast Pensioners Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Pacific Coast Pensioners Celebrate 50th Anniversary

The 50th Annual Convention of the ILWU’s PCPA was held September 18-20 in Long Beach

Pensioners & young workers show solidarity for Idaho silver miners

Pensioners & young workers show solidarity for Idaho silver miners

Hundreds of Idaho miners who work deep inside hot and dangerous hard-rock silver mines were forced out on strike last March

Organizing victories on Hawaii’s docks

Organizing victories on Hawaii’s docks

2016 was a busy year of ILWU organizing activity on the docks of Hawaii


Helping Our Community

Local 63’s Netra Brown: woman of distinction

Local 63’s Netra Brown: woman of distinction

March is Women’s History Month when women everywhere are recognized in a variety of ways for the many contributions they make to society. In the California State Legislature, women across the state are honored by members of the state Senate and Assembly. More than 100 women who live, work, or volunteer in California Assembly District [&hellip

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Fighting for Good Jobs

IBU breaks ground on new apprenticeship training center in San Pedro

IBU breaks ground on new apprenticeship training center in San Pedro

The IBU, the marine division of the ILWU, held a groundbreaking ceremony for their newly established apprenticeship program

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Solidarity

Pensioners & young workers show solidarity for Idaho silver miners

Pensioners & young workers show solidarity for Idaho silver miners

Hundreds of Idaho miners who work deep inside hot and dangerous hard-rock silver mines were forced out on strike last March

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Library and Archives

ILWU Library and Archives

ILWU Library and Archives

The ILWU Library and Archives website is a digital collection of the some the materials in the ILWU library.

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Recent Articles

Commonwealth Club building preserves ILWU history

Commonwealth Club building preserves ILWU history

With new buildings now rising everywhere in San Francisco, one recent ribbon-cutting stood out because it included surprising details about the ILWU’s early history

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IBU breaks ground on new apprenticeship training center in San Pedro

IBU breaks ground on new apprenticeship training center in San Pedro

The IBU, the marine division of the ILWU, held a groundbreaking ceremony for their newly established apprenticeship program

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Pacific Coast Pensioners Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Pacific Coast Pensioners Celebrate 50th Anniversary

The 50th Annual Convention of the ILWU’s PCPA was held September 18-20 in Long Beach

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Bay Area ILWU locals help North Bay fire victims

ILWU Bay Area locals are collecting donations at the ILWU Dispatch hall at 400 North Point St in San Francisco

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Pensioners & young workers show solidarity for Idaho silver miners

Pensioners & young workers show solidarity for Idaho silver miners

Hundreds of Idaho miners who work deep inside hot and dangerous hard-rock silver mines were forced out on strike last March

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ILWU donates $20,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

ILWU donates $20,000 to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts
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ILWU International Executive Board releases Statement of Policy on Donald Trump

President Trump’s reaction to the protests and violence in Charlottesville, Virginia is so unacceptable, so beyond the bounds of human decency, and so revealing that it calls into question his suitability to continue as President of the United States

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West Coast longshore workers ratify contract extension;New agreement will continue until July, 2022

The ILWU’s Coast Balloting Committee confirmed today that West Coast longshore workers at 29 ports in California, Oregon and Washington have officially ratified a three-year contract extension with the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA).

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Lois Stanahan: Veteran Portland activist

Lois Stanahan: Veteran Portland activist

Lois Stanahan: Veteran Portland activist

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Organizing victories on Hawaii’s docks

Organizing victories on Hawaii’s docks

2016 was a busy year of ILWU organizing activity on the docks of Hawaii

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