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
to promote dialogue, collaboration, and joint action.



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Recent News

2305, 2017

Asbestos and Lead — Two Deadly Threats that Must Both Be Eliminated

May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named asbestos as a priority chemical to be evaluated for risk, yet at the same time, asbestos inspections at schools are being eliminated, supposedly due to budget [...]

805, 2017

HIRING: Campaign Organizer for Jersey Renews

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

WEC seeks a full-time, experienced Campaign Organizer based in our Trenton-area office. The position begins in June or early July, 2017 and is a 6-month full-time position with the option to renew if funding is [...]

2604, 2017

Public Bank Event: Friday, May 5

April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

As the gross inequality between the top 1/10th of 1% and ordinary working people worsens, our state and municipal governments often turn to privatization to combat budget shortfalls due to shrinking tax bases. These [...]

2604, 2017

Peoples Climate March: Saturday, April 29

April 26th, 2017|0 Comments

In 100 hours the Peoples Climate March will thunder through the streets of Washington, DC to demand action for jobs, justice and the climate. Do not miss this moment. There are multiple buses from [...]

2504, 2017


April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

On April 23, at a Workers’ Memorial Day Rally and March organized by New Labor and WEC in New Brunswick, NJ, workers stood together to remember those who have died on the job or suffered workplace injuries [...]

2404, 2017

Hundreds honor Workers’ Memorial Day in New Brunswick

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

"Hundreds of workers from community organizations, unions and faith-based groups rallied Sunday to observe Workers’ Memorial Day. Despite the Occupational Safety and Health Act, workers continue to find themselves at great risk of exposure to dangerous [...]

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