Sexual harassment has no place in our society, much less in our workplaces. Yet far too many working people--many of them women--go to work in dread, wondering if they’ll be harassed or worse, and fearing retaliation for speaking up.
The AFL-CIO is dedicated to preventing harassment, assault and other unwanted behavior through education and enforcement of strong policies, and by fostering workplace cultures that support working women and men.
Unions are one of the best ways for working women and men to vanquish harassment and discrimination from their workplaces.
What We’re Doing
Why Having a Union is Such a Powerful Tool for Preventing and Addressing Sexual Harassment
Working women with the benefit of a union on the job are in a stronger position to fight sexual harassment and to get it stopped when it happens.