The CWLU's Workgroups, Chapters, Projects and Sister Organizations
A list of the CWLU's workgroups, chapters, projects and sister organizations reads like a Yellow Pages for the women's movement of the time. You could learn to fix your car, play on a sports team, join a protest at City Hall for decent childcare, volunteer at Dwight Prison, organize a women's caucus of your local union, draw a feminist poster, or even go to Communist China.
The CWLU did have a formal structure with a steering committee and periodic membership meetings to set general policy, but the real work of the CWLU took place in small groups.
We are assembling descriptions of as many of the CWLU's associated groups as we can. Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any corrections, additions, or comments. This listing is not yet complete.
Workgroups and Chapters- A list of workgroups and chapters affiliated
with the CWLU. Many of the listings are accompanied by descriptions
CWLU Chronology- A brief timeline that details when certain
workgroups were formed and lists major events in the history of the
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