Labor

Live audio from Postal Service Rally

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Mon, 03/18/2013

Bill Resnick attended the rally on Sunday in support of the Postal Service workers and against cuts in service, including Saturday deliveries.  He recorded sound bites from speeches and interviews at the rally, plus a more extended defense of the Postal Service by Willie Goshell,  in the KBOO studios.  From it all, we learn more than we knew about what the Postal Service does  to bind communities together.

11:14 minutes (6.43 MB)

Tonalli on 03/19/13

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Tonalli
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Tue, 03/19/2013 - 2:30pm - 4:00pm
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A Latina/o radio talk [spanish] show covering local, regional and international news.

Flashpoints on 03/19/13

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Flashpoints
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Tue, 03/19/2013 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein

Labor Radio on 03/18/13

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Labor Radio
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Mon, 03/18/2013 - 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Discussions On Working Class Issues

Domingos para Recordar on 03/17/13

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Sun, 03/17/2013 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm
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Latin

Labor Radio on 03/25/13

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Labor Radio
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Mon, 03/25/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Social Equality Educators & Social Justice Autoworkers

In the first half of the show, Adam Sanchez of Portland's Social Equality Educators describes local resistance to the corporate education "reform" agenda of school closures, charter schools, high-stakes standardized testing, merit pay and union-busting.  In the second half, Wendy Thompson, former president of United Auto Workers local 235 in Detroit and activist with Autoworker Caravan talks about the rebellion against the ten-hour day and "alternative scheduling" in the auto industry.

Alternative Radio on 03/26/13

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Alternative Radio
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Tue, 03/26/2013 - 9:00am - 10:00am
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Chris Hedges speaks on "Corporate Coup d'Etat"

Chris Hedges speaks on "Corporate Coup d'Etat"

Chris Hedges is an award-winning journalist who has covered wars in the Balkans, the Middle East and Central America. He writes a weekly column for Truthdig.org and is a senior fellow at The Nation Institute. He is the author of “War is a Force that Gives Us Meaning,” “American Fascists,” “Empire of Illusion,” “Death of the Liberal Class,” “The World As It Is,” and with Joe Sacco, “Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt.”

Voices from the Edge on 03/28/13

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Thu, 03/28/2013 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Interview with S. Brian Wilson author Blood on the Tracks

"We are not worth more. They are not less" This is the mantra of S. Brian Wilson and the theme that runs throughout his compelling psychohistorical memoir. Wilson's story begins in small-town, rural America, where he grew up as a "Commie-hating,baseball-loving Baptist." moves though life-changing experiences in Viet Nam, Nicaragua, and elsewhere, and culminates with his commitment to a localized, sustainable lifestyle.

More Talk Radio on 04/01/13

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More Talk Radio
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Mon, 04/01/2013 - 8:00am - 9:00am
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Debunking Myths about Labor Unions with Bill Fletcher Jr.

Hosts Celeste Carey and Cecil Prescod speak with long-time racial justice, labor and international activist Bill Fletcher Jr. about his new book "They're Bankrupting Us! (And 20 Other Myths about Unions)." Fletcher debunks the most well-known myths about labor, provides an honest assessment of the missteps of the labor movement and offers a vision of the way forward.

Bill Fletcher Junior has served in leadership positions with many prominent union and labor organizations, including the AFL-CIO and the Service Employees International Union. He is immediate past president of TransAfrica Forum and is the coauthor, with Dr. Fernando Gapasin, of "Solidarity Divided: The Crisis in Organized Labor and a New Path Toward Social Justice." 

Flashpoints on 03/15/13

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Flashpoints
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Fri, 03/15/2013 - 10:15am - 11:00am
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INVESTIGATIVE News Radio with host Dennis Bernstein
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