|The National - The Basics|
Who 7,000 freelance writers, from novelists like Russell Banks and Barbara Kingsolver, to journalists like Barbara Ehrenreich and Gerald Posner, to technical and PR writers.
What A democratic national labor union made up of active locals and national divisions. Racially and gender diverse. Benefits, inside information, allies.
When Began in 1981, chartered in 1983, and affiliated with the UAW in 1992.
Where National offices in New York City and Oakland, California. Locals in 14 communities and one at-large local covering every- one else--even in Brazil, the Czech Republic and Zimbabwe.
Why We thought you might like to have 7,000 friends when you have to face your employers.