Important Progress at the Table, but Deal Not Done Yet

Sept. 23, 2023 – Our UAW-Ford national negotiators have made important progress at the bargaining table, so for now our Stand Up Strike is not expanding against Ford. Our striking members at UAW Local 900 at the Michigan Assembly Plant are putting pressure on the company to move and they will continue holding the line.

More Members Stand Up in Our Strike Against GM

Sept. 23, 2023 – Our national negotiators told GM they had to make substantial progress at the table by noon Friday or we would expand our Stand Up Strike. Unfortunately, the company kept moving slowly, so yesterday we called on members at the company’s 18 parts distribution facilities across the country to Stand Up and

Our Stand Up Strike at Stellantis Expands to 20 Parts Facilities

Sept. 23, 2023 – Our national negotiators warned Stellantis that noon Friday was a hard deadline. We told them that they had to make significant progress or our Stand Up strike would expand. The company did not listen and so yesterday we called on members at all of Stellantis’ 20 parts distribution facilities across the

The Stand Up Strike Begins at the Big Three

UAW family and allies —  A few minutes ago, thousands of UAW members at Ford, GM, and Stellantis walked out, marking the beginning of the Stand Up Strike.  UAW members at GM Wentzville Assembly, Local 2250 in Region 4 are ON STRIKE.   UAW members at Stellantis Toledo Assembly Complex, Local 12 in Region 2B are ON STRIKE.   UAW members at Ford Michigan Assembly Plant – Final Assembly and Paint, Local

After Weeks of Delay, Company Comes Back With Unfair Offer

On Sept. 8, Stellantis finally came back with a counterproposal to our core economics demands. It’s a deeply unfair offer. The wage proposal doesn’t make up for inflation, let alone make up for past losses. Click here to see a side-by-side comparison of our demands and their unfair offer.

Our Demands vs. Ford’s Proposals

Click here for the document above comparing our economic demands with Ford’s unacceptable counterproposal. This is the full document that was shown on yesterday’s Facebook Live with UAW President Shawn Fain. In our “Facts About Ford” section, we’ve also posted slides from that Facebook Live showing Ford’s surging profit for the second quarter of 2023 and

As Grassroots Actions Intensify in Support of Strong Big 3 Contract, UAW President Fain Calls on Members to Organize Practice Pickets and Other Actions

The campaign for a strong contract at the Big Three is taking off. UAW members and allies have started spontaneously organizing grassroots actions around the country and UAW President Shawn Fain is strongly encouraging them. Today, while in Louisville, Kentucky, to join two practice pickets, he sent an email to tens of thousands of union

March with us in the 2023 Michigan Labor Day Parade Sept. 4 @ 9 AM

This year’s Labor Day Parade, hosted by the Metro-Detroit AFL-CIO, will take place Monday, September 4, 2023. The theme is “Labor United Stronger than Ever!”  The march will begin promptly at 9 a.m. EST and will end with a program at Roosevelt Park. DOWNLOAD THE STAGING MAP AND MARCHING ORDERS, HERE, INCLUDING MEETUP TIMES/LOCATIONS PRIOR