“I have had the opportunity to fight the good fight my whole life and to do that with wonderful people.”
Organizer. Activist. Labor leader. Author. Co-founder of 9to5, the National Association of Working Women and District 925, Service Employees International Union (SEIU). Director of the Women’s Bureau, U.S. Department of Labor during the Clinton Administration. Founding director of Working Women’s Department, AFL-CIO. Founding Director, Working America.
Interviewed by Judy Waxman, August 2020
Photo 1. At 9to5’s first National Secretaries’ Day Rally at the Government Center in Boston, 1974. Photo 2. With Jane Fonda, 1975. Photo 3. Director of Working America, 2014. Photo 4. From the 2020 documentary 9to5: The Story of a Movement, by Oscar winners Steven Bognar and Julia Reichert.