A Year of Challenging Capitalism, Militarism and Nationalism

Here at the UE Research and Education Fund, we’ve done a lot this past year to deepen UE members’ understanding of the world through international solidarity with workers from other places. We look forward to continuing this work to challenge capitalism, militarism and nationalism in the new year. Please give! International solidarity, which brings working […]

Two men holding signs that read "Justicia para Victor Y Marcelino Sahuanitla Peña. El nuevo TLCAN necesita protecciones laborales más fuertes #ReplaceNAFTA"

UE Allies Demand Justice for Mexican Unionists Murdered During NAFTA Renegotiations

(Washington, DC)— Retired UE Director of Organization Bob Kingsley joined labor rights activists at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, November 20 to demand justice for recently murdered Mexican unionists, and that labor-rights provisions in the renegotiated NAFTA 2.0 be strengthened before it is sent to Congress. Just since North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) renegotiations started, three […]

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UE Condemns Coup in Bolivia

(Pittsburgh)— UE’s officers released the following statement on November 14 UE unequivocally condemns the removal of Bolivia’s elected president Evo Morales by the military on Sunday, and the violence carried out by the military and right-wing paramilitary forces against Indigenous people and political activists in that country. This coup is just the latest example of […]