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Krystal Ball Breaking Points - Warrior Met Strike

Source: Breaking Point June 8, 2021   Krystal Ball discusses one of her "Breaking Points", discussing the struggles miners are…

June 2, 2021 United We Stand Solidarity Rally

Rain or shine, the fight continues!   #UnitedWeStand #MinersSavedWarriorMet   To support the UMWA miners currently on strike at Warrior…

Mine Wars Forum with Cecil Roberts: Episode 2, Season 2

Tune in on June 1 at 7pm for a virtual and LIVE discussion between United Mine Workers of America (UMWA)…

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President Cecil E. Roberts asks Congress to extend the COVID-19 Unemployment Compensation Program

COVID-19 is still very much a threat to our health, jobs, industry and entire country. UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts is calling on Congress to pass a clean extension of the COVID-19 Unemployment Compensation Program before the summer recess at the end of July.

UMWA asks to #SaveThePostOffice

UMWA International President, Cecil E. Roberts is asking everyone to reach out to their Representative and ask them to #SaveThePostOffice. The Coronavirus shutdown is plummeting postal revenues while increasing costs. The Postal Service could run out of money by the end of the summer without Congressional action. Go to the US Mail Not For Sale […]

June 4, 2020 – Message from the President

UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts speaks about the current events our nation is facing.

Matewan 100th Year Anniversary

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Matewan when a shootout occurred in the town of Matewan, West Virginia between the local coal miners and Baldwin–Felts Detective Agency. UMWA International President Cecil E. Roberts talks about the events that took place on May 19, 1920 and the impact it made on how […]

2020 UMWA Workers Memorial Video (Farmington Mine Disaster)

The United Mine Workers have long fought for better health and safety on the job, as we have lost more members than any other union to disasters and occupational diseases. Indeed, miners and their families led the way in demanding creation of the first federal occupational safety enforcement agency, the Mine Safety and Health Administration […]

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