Solidarity on display at ILWU Canada’s Young Workers Conference

Solidarity on display at ILWU Canada’s Young Workers Conference

ILWU Canada held its third biennial Young Workers Convention at the Maritime Labour Center in Vancouver, British Columbia on September 27-

IBU blows whistle on big oil’s dangerous move in Alaska

IBU blows whistle on big oil’s dangerous move in Alaska

The Inlandboatmen’s Union (IBU), ILWU’s Marine Division, is blowing the whistle on a dangerous plan to replace experienced union mariners who have successfully protected Alaska’s pristine Prince William Sound with a cut-rate, nonunion company that has a poor safety record

ILWU wins major organizing victory on the docks in Southern California

ILWU wins major organizing victory on the docks in Southern California

On Oct. 5th, newly organized ILWU members were sworn into Local 63 as part of an on-going campaign to organize the superintendents in the ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach

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


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

ILWU wins major organizing victory on the docks in Southern California

ILWU wins major organizing victory on the docks in Southern California

On Oct. 5th, newly organized ILWU members were sworn into Local 63 as part of an on-going campaign to organize the superintendents in the ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach

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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

Solidarity on display at ILWU Canada’s Young Workers Conference

Solidarity on display at ILWU Canada’s Young Workers Conference

ILWU Canada held its third biennial Young Workers Convention at the Maritime Labour Center in Vancouver, British Columbia on September 27-

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IBU blows whistle on big oil’s dangerous move in Alaska

IBU blows whistle on big oil’s dangerous move in Alaska

The Inlandboatmen’s Union (IBU), ILWU’s Marine Division, is blowing the whistle on a dangerous plan to replace experienced union mariners who have successfully protected Alaska’s pristine Prince William Sound with a cut-rate, nonunion company that has a poor safety record

read more

ILWU wins major organizing victory on the docks in Southern California

ILWU wins major organizing victory on the docks in Southern California

On Oct. 5th, newly organized ILWU members were sworn into Local 63 as part of an on-going campaign to organize the superintendents in the ports of Los Angeles/Long Beach

read more

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

read more

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

read more

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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Unions cheer as Uber is kicked-out of London

Unions cheer as Uber is kicked-out of London

Uber got a bloody nose in London late September from public regulators who refused to issue the company a license

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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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