About CSWJ

To promote Catholic Social Teaching on the rights of workers and the indispensable role that labor unions play in securing justice (1) for workers and their families, (2) in the workplace, and (3) for the universal common good.



To promote Catholic Social Teaching on workers’ rights and an economy that promotes the universal common good.


To work with all parties to recognize the right of workers to freely join a union of their choosing without fear of reprisal from any party.


To insure that workers’ rights are respected in union organizing campaigns at all institutions and corporations.


To stand in solidarity with workers on every continent who may be shunned, or fired, or jailed, or tortured, or even killed for the advocacy of social justice and the right to organize labor unions.