Conor Casey, Labor Archivist at the Labor Archives of WA, Part 2: Anna Louise Strong, Jan 19, 2021

Listen to the Program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/354622

Interview by Mike Dumovich: Conor describes Anna Louise Strong, a 20th-century American journalist, activist, and supporter of the labor movement.

For more information, go to http://lib.washington.edu/specialcollections/laws.

We Do The Work Comments:

>  Some thoughts concerning what this year will bring.

>  Bits and pieces are given regarding judges, Tyson Chicken, Trump, Walmart, and bankruptcy.

>  Gary Kanter sings Don’t Mourn, Organize at Couth Buzzard, Seattle, WA. Original song was released by Smithsonian Folkways and titled ‘Songs of Labor Songwriter Joe Hill.’

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