Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh Visits IATSE Local 720 in Las Vegas

Secretary Walsh met with members of Local 720 on Monday to talk about the Administration’s efforts to build our economy back better and put power into the hands of working people. Among the topics discussed were The Protecting the Right to Organize Act (PRO Act), which would help restore equality to our economy by strengthening […]

IATSE Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

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We celebrate the rich history, culture and influence of Hispanics and Latinx in the United States during Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15th to October 15th, and send abrazos to all our IATSE kin of Hispanic and Latinx descent! September 15th was chosen as the annual start to Hispanic Heritage Month as it is the […]

IATSE honors heroic members who kept Ground Zero bright

NEW YORK, NY — We all remember where we were on September 11, 2001. For so many of our sisters and brothers, the tragic events of that day were just the beginning of a long struggle that continues to this day. When the towers fell, union members in New York rallied to Ground Zero to search […]

“Wear Your Union Logo Day!” Recap

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On Friday September 3, 2021, IATSE kin joined in solidarity to participate in “Wear Your Union Logo Day” in recognition of Labor Day, where members were encouraged to post photos of themselves rocking their union swag and submit them through the new IATSE website.   More than 200 members participated in the #UnionLogoDay campaign, displaying an extraordinary united front ahead of the Federal Holiday celebrating working people and their unions.  The campaign […]

Happy Labor/Labour Day and Fête Du Travail


Sisters, Brothers and Kin, As we gear up to celebrate Labor Day in the US, and Labour Day/Fete Du Travail in Canada on Monday September 6th, 2021, we look to the past to remember the reason for the season. Similarly, we look to the horizon to see what we may accomplish. The roots of this […]

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Jewish Labor Committee Honors Loeb

In accordance with the adoption of Resolution No. 16 at the 69th Quadrennial Convention, we are encouraging all IATSE kin to participate in “Wear Your Union Logo Day” in recognition of Labor Day. Please show support for the labor movement and your fellow kin by donning apparel featuring the IA emblem or that of your local this Friday, September […]

IATSE Disaster Response shares hurricane preparedness tips ahead of Ida

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With Hurricane Ida strengthening as it approaches the gulf coast, the following was emailed to members in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama: Sisters, Brothers, and Kin, The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has forecasted “Tropical Depression Nine” to approach the Gulf Coast at or near major hurricane intensity on Sunday, August 29th. You can track the […]

IATSE to Provide Free Legal Support to Laid Off Employees at Tangent Animation Studios

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Toronto – The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) announced today that it will be providing free legal support to workers from Tangent Animation Studios. On August 3, 2021, Tangent announced they were shutting down, laying off an estimated 400 employees. The IATSE represents animation workers through The Canadian Animation Guild, IATSE Local 938. “Our […]