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AFT President Randi Weingarten gives a major address that outlines AFT’s vision for public education as we emerge from the pandemic.

Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU)* American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)* American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada (AFM)* American Federation

Musicians stood up to a media giant and made them do the right thing.  The AFM says they're grateful for the solidarity of sister unions and the actors who insisted musicians be recognized by the unions.  Read the full stor

Maryland COVID-19 vaccine priority groups

Maryland will distribute the vaccines to five different priority groups based on relative risk of exposure or developing serious illness.

Early October, President Donna S. Edwards was interviewed by Tom Schimmeck, Journalist for German radio (radio author for Deutschlandfunk • Norddeutscher Rundfunk • Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk • Südwestfunk • Westdeutscher Rundfunk and others).  The show was about Anger in America.

The show actually aired in German but her interview is attached in English.  It was very appropriate for Election 2020. Please listen.