Communications Workers of America

CWA Sectors

Association of Flight Attendants

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA) is the world’s largest labor union organized by flight attendants for flight attendants.


The National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians–Communications Workers of America (NABET-CWA) represents more than 10,000 workers in broadcasting and related industries.

The Newspaper Guild

The The Newspaper Guild-CWA is the premier media union in North America, representing 25,000 journalists and other media workers in today’s digital and traditional news organizations

Printing Publishing and Media

The Printing, Publishing and Media Workers Sector of CWA represents women and men in a diverse range of occupations in daily newspapers, commercial printing and mailing operations, graphic design, specialty manufacturing, publishing and distribution as well as the U. S. Government Printing Office.

Public Health Care and Education Workers

The PH&E sector represents blue and white-collar workers in Federal, State, Local and Municipal Government, Healthcare, Education and Public Safety.

Public Safety Workers

These officers include the entire range of public safety services – municipal police officers, deputy sheriffs, state police, county and state correctional officers, EMS workers, communications dispatchers, and probation officers.