Rights of Workers


“Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favorable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment.”     


~Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), 1948


Rights of Workers Fact Sheet

Learn about the rights of workers in the United States. 

Rights of Workers Quiz

Test your knowledge on the rights of workers with our downloadable quiz.

Take Action on Workers' Rights

Find out how to get involved and connect with one of the many organizations seeking to fulfill the rights of workers in the United States.

Lesson Plan: Understanding Modern-Day Slavery

This lesson introduces students to modern-day forms of slavery and human trafficking in the United States.

Rights Sites News: The Rights of Workers
Summer 2010 edition of Rights Sites News provides lessons, ideas, and resources for teaching about workers’ rights in order to promote and advance the rights of all workers.