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Little Big Union Launches Portland's Second Fast Food Workers Alliance

Airs at: Mon, 04/22/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Workers at the Little Big Burger restaurant chain have launched Portland's second fast food union.  Like the Burgerville Workers Union, Little Big Union is affiliated with the Industrial Workers of the World and has already been engaged in direct actions on the shop floor t... Read more

Labor Radio on 04/15/19

Airs at: Mon, 04/15/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Oregon Public Employees United

Airs at: Mon, 04/08/2019 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Join cohosts Rachel Hanes and Stephen Siegel in a conversation focused on Oregon's history of disinvestment in public education, the failure so far to address the revenue-raising issues, and  Oregon Public Employees United, the rank and file group that started organizing la... Read more

Labor Radio on 04/08/19

Airs at: Mon, 04/08/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Rachel Haines and Stephen Segal host this hour long special about the current state of education in oregon, and what educators are doing to protect public education. Read more

Labor Radio

Airs at: Mon, 04/01/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Join hosts Tina Turner-Morfitt, Dr. Audrey Terrell and Ms. Deborah Hall in our conversation with Lorretta Johnson, the Secretary-Treasurer of the American Federation of Teachers. Sister Johnson’s professional career began in 1966 as a teacher’s aide in a Baltimore elementar... Read more

Troublemakers School - Coming April 6

Airs at: Mon, 03/25/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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The Troublemakers School is back!  Every two years, the "troublemakers wing" of the labor movement (Labor Notes) organizes a day-long school on everything from "secrets" of successful workplace organizing to putting-the -"movement" back in the labor movement.  This year's k... Read more

Labor Radio on 03/18/19

Airs at: Mon, 03/18/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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California Educators Rising

Airs at: Mon, 03/11/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Join us as we speak with Josh Austin, a Berkely teacher and member of the group California Educators Rising.  With all of the excitement surrounding the strikes in Oakland and Los Angeles this year, you might not know that there is also a group in Californing working on uni... Read more

Labor Radio

Airs at: Mon, 03/04/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Join hosts Tina Turner-Morfitt and Dr. Audrey Terrell in a follow-up discussion with Sister  April Sims, the newly elected Secretary-Treasurer of the Washington State Labor Council. The Washington State Labor Council is comprised of more than 600 union locals and councils r... Read more

March for Our Students -- Teachers in Action

Airs at: Mon, 02/25/2019 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm
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Last Monday, February 18th, educators, parents, allies and students stormed the capitol in Salem, 4,000 + strong.  Host Jamie Partridge interviews participants on site and captures parts of the rally and march for full funding for quality education, including connecting wit... Read more