New Approaches to Organizing Women and Young Workers: Social Media & Work Family Issues

Netsy Firestein, Deborah Kingand Katie Quan
Labor Project for Working Families
Cornell ILR Labor Programs
UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education

This new report includes highlights of interviews with 23 organizers about how they use new social media tools and work and family issues in organizing campaigns. It also includes recommendations that may help unions strengthen their relationships with women and young workers, especially with regard to the use of work and family issues and social media that might ultimately help unions be more successful in organizing.

View the full report.