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  • Labor-Religion coalition touts 2017 success while planning for new year 12/15/2017
  • Women's Committee sets priorities at December meeting 12/11/2017
  • Colorin Colorado T.ELL.E-GRAM - Monthly newsletter for English Language Learners 12/5/2017
  • Labor, community join forces in North Country 11/1/2017
  • Operation Agua will provide safe water to Puerto Ricans 10/24/2017
  • Allowing In the Light: How one rural teacher inspired empathy with pizza, stories and an open door 10/24/2017
  • Unions rush to Puerto Rico's aid after devastation 10/24/2017
  • Culinary faculty extends solidarity to California colleagues 10/24/2017
  • Coming to America: Books Celebrating Immigrants, Refugees 10/12/2017
  • Educator Resources for Safe Schools Week 2017 10/12/2017
  • Video: First Book's 'Stories for All' project increases diversity and promotes inclusivity 10/11/2017
  • Poor People's Campaign Mass Meeting and Faith for a Fair NY Conference - Binghamton 10/4/2017
  • RFK Institute For Human Rights "Speak Truth To Power" video contest 10/3/2017
  • Capital Region riders remember those missing 9/29/2017
  • NYSUT joins rally to support Albany hotel workers 9/27/2017
  • National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) Poster Now Available 9/22/2017
  • This Week in Labor History 8/22/2017
  • NYSUT reacts to decision removing Paladino from office 8/17/2017
  • Students empowered to take on world's social issues 8/16/2017
  • Program provides ‘No Hate’ zones in schools 8/10/2017
  • Teachers, students focus on human rights throughout summer 7/17/2017
  • New Labor-Religion director champions a bold agenda 6/26/2017
  • Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights and NYSUT Announce Winners in Annual Statewide "Everyone Has Rights" Student PSA Contest 6/5/2017
  • Yonkers teacher saluted for human rights work 5/10/2017
  • GENDA is not about bathrooms; it's about saving lives 5/2/2017
  • Workers Memorial Day to be commemorated Friday at NYSUT 4/25/2017
  • Unionists plan to celebrate the Earth 4/21/2017
  • Testing, teacher eval, the plight of adjuncts and defeat of constitutional convention top resolutions 4/10/2017
  • Locals honored for shining light on social justice 4/10/2017
  • Pecorale: Public education is the social justice issue of our time 4/8/2017
  • NYSUT student-members take action for justice 4/7/2017
  • Sonia Basko honored for her grit, loyalty and dedication to unionism 4/7/2017
  • Speak Up, Stand Up, Step Up: A NYSUT Conference on Women's Priorities 3/3/2017
  • 'Tomorrow it could be you. Or me. Any of us. All of us.' 3/1/2017
  • Unions to immigrant students, educators: We have your backs 2/28/2017
  • New NYSUT poster celebrates Black History Month, honors Barber 2/1/2017
  • Syracuse mayor headlines NYSUT's women's conference 2/1/2017
  • Day of Action 2/1/2017
  • In Case You Missed It 2/1/2017
  • The DeVos disaster 2/1/2017
  • We came. We saw. We marched. For all. 2/1/2017
  • SPREAD THE WORD: Trump's Discriminatory Immigration Ban 1/31/2017
  • 5 Questions for ... Karen Baker, Moreau Elementary School 1/30/2017
  • A 'force' for good: communities rally in a day of action for public education 1/19/2017
  • A National Day of Action to #ReclaimOurSchools 1/12/2017
  • UPDATE: Get on the waiting list for buses to Women’s March on Washington, D.C. 1/4/2017
  • Remembering Sonia Basko: 'An advocate for everything that mattered' 1/2/2017
  • Leaders work to make schools, campuses safe havens 12/19/2016
  • Educators share strategies to better serve growing ELL population while union presses for funding 12/19/2016
  • A constitutional convention puts your right to bargain collectively at risk 12/19/2016
    • Civil and Human Rights Committee

      Advancing the union’s efforts to promote equity and social justice.
    • Fighting Discrimination and Hate

      No Place for Hate educational programs and other resources for fighting discrimination and hate.
    • Immigration and DACA

      Resources to help educators, faculty, students and children through the challenges of  rapidly changing immigration policy.
    • Social Justice All Year Round

      This ongoing initiative draws attention to the many social justice issues our members and their communities face, with resources and ideas for the classroom and local action.

    • Social Justice Curriculum Resources

      Including the Speak Truth to Power lesson plans and NYSUT's fair trade curriculum resources.

    • Your Vote is Your Voice

      People of color remain the “least advantaged group in America in terms of policy outcomes,” according to the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies. You can help.