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We Do the Work

Series produced by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio

Caption: We Do The Work
We Do The Work 

A radio program for workers!

A local worker radio program

Weekly features include News, Interviews, Music, and Comments.
We Do The Work believes American Workers are at the heart of our Economy and Culture and deserve dignity, respect, and a decent family wage.


197 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Conor Casey
Conor Casey, Labor Archivist at the Labor Archives of Washington, Part 3. Interview by Mike Dumovich: Conor reports on the lifelong labor activist ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 28:13
Caption: Conor Casey
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Conor describes Anna Louise Strong, a 20th-century American journalist, activist, and supporter of the labor movement. ...

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  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 28:09
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Conor and Crystal
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Crystal and Conor report on a women in labor history project. Rebel Girl: written by Joe Hill, arranged and sung by H...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 27:35
Caption: Cordelia, Petra, Kristina
Kristina Storm, UFCW Local 21 Organizer, Cordelia Miramontes & Petra Cavazos, Draper Valley Workers. Interview by Ken Winkes: Cordelia, Petra, and...

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  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 28:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WA Fair Trade Coalition
Gillian Locascio, Executive Director of the Washington Fair Trade Coalition & Alma Vargas, Fellowship from UCLA Labor Center, Part 2. Interview b...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 28:22
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Gillian Locascio, Executive Director of the Washington Fair Trade Coalition, Part 1. Interview by Ken Winkes: Gillian explains NAFTA’s re-negotia...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2017
  • Length: 28:03
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Mike and Gary host this year’s Labor Day program by playing music from artists that are important to them and the labor movement.

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  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 28:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bob Burnett
Interview by Ken Winkes: Bob, who is a writer, technologist, environmentalist, and much more, chats about his concerns, where the country is going...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2017
  • Length: 27:51
Caption: Aneelah Afzali
Interview by Gary Kanter: Aneelah talks about Islam and the local Muslim community.

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  • Added: Aug 18, 2017
  • Length: 28:26
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Robert McCloud
Interview by Lori Province: Robert discusses the safety and fairness issues in the construction industry.

  • Added: Aug 11, 2017
  • Length: 27:52
Caption: April Sims
Interview by Lori Province: April describes the new WSLC training program on how union members and leaders can have a conversation about racism in ...

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  • Added: Aug 04, 2017
  • Length: 27:33
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Karl de Jong
Interview by Mark Lowry: Karl describes his experience in Georgia door belling for Jon Ossoff’s campaign and how people can help change what is go...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2017
  • Length: 28:07
Caption: Conor Casey and Gigi Peterson
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event h...

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  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: 27:43
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Conor Casey and Gigi Peterson
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event h...

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Jul 14, 2017
  • Length: 28:16
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Farm Worker History to Success
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.

  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 27:39
Caption: Mark McDermott
Interview by Ken Winkes: Mark looks at our past to see what it can tell us about our present life in the age of Trump.

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 28:43
Caption: WA ST Labor Education & Research Center
Interview by Gary Kanter: Darby explains the mission of the Labor Center and its current projects.

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 28:20
Caption: Kelli Smith
Interview by Ken Winkes: Kelli discusses Washington State’s two budget proposals and tax system and how they affect people.

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 27:54
Caption: Carol Edward
Carol describes the difficulty of becoming a citizen and much more.

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  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 28:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Carol Edward
Interview by Ken Winkes: Carol explains the complexity of the immigration laws and what immigrates are experiencing today.

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Jun 02, 2017
  • Length: 27:51
  • Purchases: 1