Shop your values!
What you buy matters.
Spending money on union-made, “Made in America” products is an act of solidarity that promotes good jobs, healthy workplaces and workers’ rights.
Check out the AFL-CIO’s shopping lists and suggested products for holidays and other major events.
Labor endorsed boycotts
When some labor disputes with businesses can’t be resolved, the AFL-CIO supports its affiliates by endorsing their boycotts. A boycott is an act of solidarity by voluntarily abstaining from the purchase or use of a product or service.
Check out the current list of AFL-CIO boycotts.
Cross Koch products off your shopping list!
There's a good chance the anti-union Koch brothers are making money off what is in your weekly shopping cart.
Billionaires Charles and David Koch have used profits from their business empire to fund initiatives aimed at undermining or destroying public education and organized labor and funding like-minded candidates for office.
Don't inadvertantly contribute to those efforts! Seek alternatives to the following brands/products whenever possible:
Angel Soft Ultra
Brawny paper towels
Mardis Gras napkins
Perfect Touch cups, paper products
Sparkle paper towels
Vanity Fair napkins & paper towels
Georgia-Pacific Office products
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