journalism unions http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/23454/all en Proselytizing for Unions: AFL-CIO Announces Holiday ‘Labor and Faith’ Services http://www.mrc.org/articles/proselytizing-unions-afl-cio-announces-holiday-labor-and-faith-services <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Union group that also represents journalists supplies materials for faith communities to ‘highlight shared goals’ like social justice. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/mike-ciandella">Mike Ciandella</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">This Labor Day weekend one of the most prominent labor unions is partnering with Interfaith Worker Justice to sponsor events focused on faith and labor. A blog post on the AFL-CIO website announced that roughly 100 <a href="http://www.aflcio.org/Blog/Other-News/Labor-and-Faith-Come-Together-in-the-Pulpits">“Labor in the Pulpits” </a>services were planned for Chicago, Ill., and about 50 in Baltimore, Md.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/proselytizing-unions-afl-cio-announces-holiday-labor-and-faith-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Labor Media AFL-CIO churches Communications Workers of America journalism unions Labor Day Newspaper Guild OWS Religion social justice unionization Unions workers Thu, 29 Aug 2013 13:34:29 +0000 julia.seymour 44374 at http://www.mrc.org