Everyone deserves a high standard of healthcare regardless of their income.
It's All About Dignity and Equality
While the Affordable Care Act has helped millions get health insurance coverage, the inequality of healthcare in America is stunning. From access to treatment to health outcomes, the disparity affecting people of color and the poor is a disgrace.
What About Healthcare for Non-Citizen Immigrants?
Labor United for Universal Healthcare strongly believes that everyone in the United States must have access to secure, sustainable, and just healthcare. That means everybody in, nobody out — no exceptions.
Worker's Comp Under the Gun: An LCSP Briefing Paper
In an era of economic crisis and attacks on labor, could a fight for single-payer be the way forward?
The ACA Excise Tax and the Future of Healthcare Bargaining: An LCSP Briefing Paper
What does the ACA Excise Tax mean for unions? What does it mean for workers? Learn the facts on the tax, how it will affect you and your family, and what you can do to fight back!
State of the Dream: Healthcare for Whom?
United for a Fair Economy’s eleventh annual MLK Day report explores the racial economic implications of one of the most important human rights issues and public policy debates of the day: healthcare.
UC Berkeley Labor Center Resources for Unions
The UC Berkeley Labor Center has produced some papers on how the Affordable Care Act will affect union negotiations and employer-based insurance.
Labor United for Universal Healthcare Brochure
Labor United for Universal Healthcare has a new brochure!
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NESRI: People of Color and the Human Right to Health Care
The National Economic & Social Rights Initiative (NESRI)’s “People of Color and the Human Right to Health Care: A Perspective …
UC Berkeley Labor Center: The Affordable Care Act: A Guide for Union Negotiators
UC Berkeley Labor Center’s “The Affordable Care Act: A Guide for Union Negotiators” is now available.
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Labor’s Power and the Medicare for All Struggle
A recent article from Truthout emphasizes the critical need to make "links to labor struggles by health care workers — and bringing unions into the...
California Governor Hopefuls Debate Single Payer Healthcare
AFL-CIO: We Support Medicare for All
Resources for SB 562
Below are links to PDFs of frequently-requested resources for SB 562. Not seeing what you're looking for, email us and we'll track it down! For Labor:...
Proposition 186: California Health Security Act (1994)
Multiemployer Plans, Taft-Hartley Funds, and Single Payer Healthcare
Healthcare in California is More Than 70% Publicly Funded
How a Medicare for All, Single Payer Program Can Ease the Mental Health Crisis
Medicare For All Weekend of Action
Join healthcare justice activists for a statewide weekend of action for Medicare for All.
Healthcare for All Is in Danger
Garden Party 2017: Healthcare at the Crossroads
About Our Speakers Program
Please encourage your union to request one of Labor United for Universal Healthcare's speakers. Our speakers are union member activists, trained and prepared with materials to give educational workshops on our healthcare system and the challenges the labor movement faces maintaining or winning quality healthcare for members.