Steelworkers have always understood that union activists are human rights activists. We are a leading voice in the fight for justice, dignity and respect for all.
Steelworkers celebrate diversity and believe everyone is entitled to non-discrimination, regardless of race, religion, gender, age or sexual orientation.
- 7 February 2013 African Heritage Month February is African Heritage Month. It is an opportunity for Steelworkers, labour and community activists to celebrate the contributions of African Canadians to our multicultural society and to recommit to the struggle to end racism, violence and the economic apartheid that exists today for people of colour.
- 8 February 2012 Ken Neumann Statement on Black History Month February is Black History Month, an occasion to delve into the history of Black Canadians and recognize the contributions African Canadians and Caribbean Canadians have made to our union, our communities and our country.
- 10 December 2006 Our Rights at Work: Steelworker Human Rights Committee Guide Human Rights: The foundation of freedom, justice, and peace