An alliance of 70 labor, community, & environmental organizations

Working together for safe, secure jobs, and a healthy, sustainable environment.
WEC links workers, communities, and environmentalists
through training, technical assistance, grassroots organizing, and public policy campaigns
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612, 2016

Gov. Christie Wants $300M To Fix His Office, But Schools Should Come First

December 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Under the golden dome that dominates Trenton’s skyline, Governor Chris Christie recently denounced the deplorable condition of the New Jersey Statehouse. At a hastily convened announcement, Governor Christie bemoaned the quality of building that [...]

212, 2016

Remembering Bhopal: Importance of Chemical Safety

December 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

December 3 marks the 32nd anniversary of the Bhopal, India disaster: the world’s worst industrial accident. In the middle of the night, an accident at a Union Carbide plant released a toxic gas, methyl [...]

2211, 2016

2016 WEC Annual Membership Meeting

November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Monday, December 5 12:30 p.m. NJEA Headquarters 180 West State Street Trenton, NJ Lunch will be served. FREE for WEC members, but please register! Plans for 2017 & Beyond including a [...]

2111, 2016

Why Are Manufacturing Jobs Really Leaving The US?

November 21st, 2016|0 Comments

It’s no secret that many of the international trade deals made by the United States have hurt workers both here and abroad. Several political leaders have targeted deals like NAFTA, and identified them as [...]

1111, 2016

Get The Lead Out Of N.J. Schools

November 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Over the past year, the nation has watched a tragedy unfold in Flint, Michigan as an entire community's drinking water was contaminated with lead. Sadly, the problem extends well beyond Flint. In nearly 2,000 [...]

1011, 2016

New Jersey, Standing Together

November 10th, 2016|0 Comments

The election results on November 9th symbolized a terrible victory for the worst part of ourselves, and the worst parts of our national identity. Those results, which many of us witnessed with increasing despair [...]

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