David Jepsen & Conor Casey, Centralia Tragedy, Part 2, Nov 5, 2019

David Jepsen & Conor Casey, Centralia Tragedy, Part 2November 5, 2019 Interview by Mike Dumovich:  Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” with David Jepsen, educator, historian, author, and film maker, and Conor Casey, Labor Archivist for the Labor Archives of Washington, resuming the story of the Centralia Tragedy, […]

David Jepsen and Conor Casey, Centralia Tragedy, Part 1, Oct 29, 2019

David Jepsen and Conor Casey, Centralia Tragedy, Part 1            October 29, 2019 Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” with David Jepsen, educator, historian, author, and film maker, and Conor Casey, Labor Archivist for the Labor Archives of Washington, retelling the story of the […]

Paul Galovin, Rep for the Pacific NW Regional Council of Carpenters and Nate Nehring, Snohomish County Councilman, Oct 1, 2019

Paul Galovin, Rep for the Pacific NW Regional Council of Carpenters and Nate Nehring, Snohomish County CouncilmanOctober 1, 2019 Interview by Gary Kanter: Paul and Nate describe the Regional Apprenticeship Pathways (RAP) program. For more information, go to http://www.msvl.k12.wa.us/article/128441, or https://snohomishcountywa.gov/, Nate Nehring at Nate.Nehring@snoco.org or 425-388-3494, and Paul Galovin at pgalovin@nwcarpenters.org or 425-272-3233. We […]

2019 Essay Contest Guidelines

Essay Contest Guidelines See below or click on the link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1mbUmPe8S_wbvwvC_zCWdZ6srMXfUmF-O   SKAGIT COUNTY DEMOCRATS ESSAY CONTEST GUIDELINES The 2019 Skagit County Democrats Essay Contest topic is “The Most Pressing Issue Confronting America.”  The top three entries will receive awards of $750, $500, and $250, respectively. Eligibility The contest is open to students from all […]

David Jepsen, Author, History Professor, Film Maker, Retired Reporter, June 25, 2019

    David Jepsen, Author, History Professor, Film Maker, Retired Reporter June 25, 2019 Interview by Mike Dumovich: David discusses his new history book called Contested Boundaries. For more information or to buy the book or film, go to https://www.wiley.com/en-us or http://laborwarsnw.com/ or https://www.ebay.com/itm/Labor-Wars-of-the-Northwest-Feature-Film-Documentary or https://www.pickfordfilmcenter.org/. We Do The Work Comments: >  Labor Secretary Ocosta […]

Essay Contest Meeting, Interested People are Welcome, TBA

  Volunteers needed for the Annual Essay Contest Committee This is our annual Essay Contest for local high school students. Anyone interested in participating on the Essay Committee, please contact Pat Edwards at edwa.lapa@gmail.com. The topic this year for the essay will be “The most pressing issue confronting America.” The next meeting will be announced […]

Joe Thomas, President of the Arizona Education Association, Feb 12, 2019

  Joe Thomas, President of the Arizona Education Association Feb 12, 2019 Interview by Lori Province: Joe describes the amazing actions by teachers and the community to support their public schools. For more information, go to http://www.arizonaea.org/home/26.htm, or https://aflcio.org/blog, or http://www.thestand.org/. We Do The Work Comments:  >  Trump’s postal privatization task force has absurd ideas. […]