Why Change


Collectively we fight every day to win real changes in peoples’ lives, but it’s becoming harder and harder to get a fair deal.

We’ve seen CEO pay growing and company profits rising, while our wages are flat-lining and nearly half of us don’t have secure jobs. More and more often, we are coming up against massive, profit-driven multi-nationals; and conservative governments that attack the rights of workers.

We need to do more and we need to do things differently so our kids can have secure jobs and a better future.

That’s why tens of thousands of members across NUW and United Voice have voted yes to building a big, new union — the United Workers Union.

The Crisis