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, […]

Tia Koonse, Legal and Policy Research Manager for UCLA Labor Center, Part 2, January 5, 2021

Listen to the Program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/352808 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Tia discusses wage thief and how it affects local economies. For more information, go to http://www.labor.ucla.edu/ or http://www.labor.ucla.edu/what-we-do/rework-institute-for-worker-justice/. #LaborRadioPod  Played Emma’s Revolution’s ‘Who Lies’ from their CD Roots, Rock, and Revolution produced by Moving Forward Music   About We Do The Work A weekly local worker […]

Tia Koonse, Legal & Policy Research Manager for UCLA Labor Center, Part 1,  December 29, 2020

Listen to the program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/352047 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Tia explains the reports on low-wages, the people who receive them, and the industries that pay them. For more information, go to http://www.labor.ucla.edu/ or http://www.labor.ucla.edu/what-we-do/rework-institute-for-worker-justice/l   #LaborRadioPod   About We Do The Work A weekly local worker radio program that features news, interviews, music, and comments, […]

Larry Brown, President of the WSLC, and Union Songs,  December 22, 2020

Listen to the program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/351233 Union Songs International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers’ Unionnation Band’s ‘Let’s Go Help Somebody’ and ‘Workin Overtime’ Gary Kanter’s ‘We’ve Marched Down This Road Before’ For more information, go to https://unionation.com/,  http://garykanter.com/,  http://www.wslc.org/, or http://www.thestand.org. We Do The Work Comments: >  A worker whose job was shipped overseas has […]

Ramon Torres, President of FUJ, Jason Holland, WPEA Organizer, and Edgar Franks, C2C Organizer, December 15, 2020

Listen to the program: https://exchange.prx.org/p/350226 Interview by Gary Kanter: Ramon, Jason, and Edgar tell the story of how a group of farm workers ended up negotiating a great union contract. For more information, go to http://familiasunidasjusticia.org/en/home/, https://www.facebook.com/FamiliasUnidas/, or http://www.foodjustice.org/team/. We Do The Work Comment:  We need our voting rights guaranteed. #LaborRadioPod About We Do The […]

Berit Eriksson, Training Director for the Andrew Furuseth School of Seamanship, December 8, 2020

Listen to the program:  https://exchange.prx.org/p/349324 Interview by Lori Province: Berit talks about ships, workers that staff them, cargo, and worker safety. For more information, go to https://www.sailors.org/about-us or https://www.sailors.org/training. We Do The Work Comments: > There is  a lot to be thankful for. >  Counting ballots should be explained better. #LaborRadioPod   About We Do […]