Small Town,

Big Future


A Higher Calling

Local 1044 member Mike Bukta wanted to help his good friend. He ended up saving two lives.

Sustaining a Way of Life

The loggers of Northern Maine are banding together to improve their bargaining position in an industry that’s left them behind.

The Faces of Outsourcing

Many IAM Local 755 members at UTC in Chula Vista, CA are living through a growing trend in the aerospace industry—outsourcing.

Tomorrow’s Trains

Local 2741 members are building the first American-made high-speed passenger rail train cars at a facility that has been servicing the railroad industry for well over 100 years.

Up, Up and Away

NASA’s mission may have changed over the past few decades, but the role Machinists Union members play in space travel has never been more important.

For Those Who Come After Us

A group of IKEA distribution center workers in Illinois never gave up on their fight to bring IAM representation to themselves, their community and those who follow in their footsteps.

Helping Others Move Forward

An IAM Purple Heart recipient in Washington state is on a mission to help other military veterans.

A message from International President Bob Martinez

An special message from International President Bob Martinez

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Additional multimedia and content contained within the Winter 2019-2020 IAM Journal