WE-Zine (E-Newsletter)

WE-Zine, WE's monthly e-newsletter, provides regular policy updates, news about our work, and information about our issues. Subscribe today, and stay informed!



  • Sep

    Education Derailed

    Follow our 40 Years in 40 Weeks anniversary campaign! Plus, hear about our recommendations for improving adult education, learn why Nicole Hollander, creator of the "Sylvia" cartoon, is excited for our birthday party, and more!
  • Aug

    A Fee for Your Paycheck?

    Save the date for WE's 40th birthday bash! Plus, learn what WE is doing about a troubling new payroll trend, hear what the panelists had to say at our Women, Power, and Influence roundtable, and find out what you can do to commemorate Women's Equality Day.
  • Jul

    Every Day is Election Day

    Get tickets for our upcoming roundtable event, Women, Power, and Influence, and read an interview from one of our featured guests, author Rebecca Sive. Plus, read how Rhode Island became the third state in the U.S. to offer paid family leave.
  • Jun

    If You're Not on the Table, You're on the Menu

    Check out our 40 Years in 40 Weeks campaign to see what WE was doing in the 70's, 80's, and 90's. Plus read about our $2 million victory for students, hear what Nancy Pelosi and Jan Schakowsky have to say about activism, honor the 50th anniversary of the Equal Pay Act, and more!
  • May

    Walking Out on the Job

    Watch our new video and see our 40 years of accomplishments through the eyes of people affected by our work. Plus, read how low-wage workers are standing up for their rights, and check out our newly released curricula aimed at preparing adult students for college and careers.
  • Apr

    Petition Delivered!

    Read how WE collected thousands of signatures in support of raising the minimum wage in Illinois and delivered them directly to the Governor. Get your tickets to our 40th anniversary luncheon, learn about our legislative priorities in 2013, and more!
  • Mar

    Equal Pay Rally | The Speaker is... | March for MAP

    Learn about 40th anniversary luncheon speaker. Get involved in our March for MAP campaign to preserve vital student aid and show your support for equal pay at our virtual rally. Plus, hear from a panelist at our 40th anniversary kick-off event, It's Still Up to Us.
  • Feb

    Celebrating 40 Years in 40 Weeks

    We're kicking off our 40th anniversary with an exciting panel event in March, a new campaign to celebrate our successes over the past 40 years, and brand new Pinterest boards. Plus, we're celebrating the 20th anniversary of FMLA with an interview with Rep. Jan Schakowsky.
  • Jan

    Forty and Forward!

    It's our 40th anniversary, and we've unveiled a whole new look for WE-Zine. Learn what we've got in store to celebrate our milestone. In two new features, hear from staff about how a lack of paid sick days is fueling the flu epidemic and share our new infographic about working moms.


  • Dec

    Season's Greetings

    WE's working to ensure crucial employment protections like a guaranteed minimum wage for domestic workers. Take action and tell Congress to extend the vital Emergency Unemployment Compensation program immediately so that two million workers don't lose their benefits.