United We Heal

After initially resisting and using anti-union tactics like captive audience meetings, management at the Sonia Shankman Orthogenic School (the “O School”) in Chicago has voluntarily recognized 

Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt of a column that ran in the Seattle Times. 

Last summer, Minnesota behavioral health workers began holding summits, forming committees and developing plans to advance priorities such as organizing new worksites and tackling issues within the

The headline in the Washington Post couldn’t have been clearer: 

Legislators in New Jersey have introduced that would help to build a strong and equitable community behavioral health system can empower people to recover, heal and thrive by providing necessary protections for providers and labor peace with employers. But we need your help to ensure this legislation passes! Please send a letter to thanking New Jersey lawmakers for their support or asking them to vote for S2708/A4446. By providing front line providers with necessary coronavirus protections and a voice in raising standards, we are not just navigating a new normal but building a better tomorrow.

The House of Representatives has introduced H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which will give the federal government the power to negotiate directly with prescription drug corporations for lower prices for all of us. Click here to call Congress and urge them to pass this legislation now.