The UWS Mission

Union Web Services (UWS) provides high quality web site design, database implementation, maintenance services and content development to the labor movement.

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Union Web Services (UWS) exists to promote and further the goals of the labor movement by providing 21st century technologies, techniques, and tactics, including online tools that allow unions to reach their members and other constituents in the most cost-effective and direct manner possible. We do this while offering our workers the benefits of union membership. We constantly seek to improve working conditions for our clients and their members. Ultimately, it is our goal that our tools and services will revitalize the labor movement in the US and beyond. All UWS workers are members of Communications Workers of America, Local 1180.

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Occupy Update December 6, 2011

Occupy Boston was rebuffed in their attempt to bring a fireproof, winterized tent to their Dewey Square camp. The protestors claim they are not receiving clear answers from the city about why the tent was not allowed.

Occupy Our Homes will hold events today in at least 25 cities to protest the foreclosure crisis.

Occupy Update December 5, 2011

The camp at Occupy Portland in Oregon was cleared by police on Saturday night. The protestors regrouped and marched on Sunday to several other locations in an attempt to set up tents. UWS News will stay on top of this developing story.

In another developing story, police and Occupy DC continue their standoff over a wooden structure the protestors set up at their camp in McPherson Square. So far 31 protestors have been detained by the police.

Occupy Update December 2, 2011

Occupy Boston was victorious in Suffolk Superior Court yesterday when Judge Frances A. McIntyre said the original injunction prohibiting the City of Boston from removing them will remain in effect until she makes makes her final decision which will be no later than December 15th. UWS News will keep following this developing story.

Carol Rose, writing in the On Liberty blog for, says that what has been taking place in Suffolk Superior Court has shown that democracy works.

Occupy Update December 1, 2011

CNN provides an exclusive look at the occupied office, just a few blocks from Zucotti and Wall Street.

In the Boston Globe, the two month anniversary of Occupy brings an analysis of a potential, upcoming shift in tactics.

Occupy Boston marched through the streets to celebrate their two month anniversary and on the eve of a court showdown with the city.

Occupy Update November 30, 2011

BREAKING NEWS: Occupy LA and Occupy Philly were cleared by the police last night. UWS will continue to follow this developing story.

Is Occupy Boston next? The City of Boston has filed a 200 page document laying out their arguments in favor of eviction.