Postal Banking Hits Responsive Chord

Mehrsa Baradaran (This article first appeared in the November-December 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine.)   Delegates to the APWU convention in August responded enthusiastically to the possibilities that postal banking holds, both...

APWU Gains Task Force On Expanded Services

(This article first appeared in the September-October 2016 issue of The American Postal Worker magazine)  The 2015 contract campaign presented an opportunity to demonstrate broad public support for strengthening and expanding our public Postal...

APWU Retirees: Still Fighting for Justice!

Byron Denton APWU retirees no longer work in the post office, but they are still a fighting force in the union and their communities. Delegates from around the country who attended the Retiree Conference held in conjunction with the 23rd Biennial...

President Dimondstein: We Can Forge Ahead, Build Power, and Win!

In a rousing speech to convention delegates, President Mark Dimondstein outlined the challenges and possibilities facing APWU members. Also: Empowering Young Workers

Thriving Clerk Craft is Ready for More!

Members of the Clerk Craft have a reason to celebrate: For the first time in over a decade, the craft has grown. After losing more than 100,000 jobs since 2003, 15,000 new members have been added to the rolls.