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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
Caption: Guilford County fourth grade math teacher Diana Watson scopes out the shelves of donated markers and highlighters at the Guilford County Teacher Supply Warehouse., Credit: Jess Clark, WUNC
Recent national surveys from the National School Supply and Equipment Association show teachers spend an average of $500 to nearly $1,000 a year ou...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 03:49
Caption: Police arrested 14 educators who refused to leave the intersection., Credit: Jess Clark, WUNC
Dozens of protesters gathered in downtown Raleigh to demand increased funding for public schools and expanded Medicaid. Police arrested fourteen te...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: :40
Caption: Peter Bratt & Dolores Huerta, San Francisco, CA 9/4/17, Credit: Andrea Chase
Dolores Huerta and Peter Bratt talk common denominators, the war for truth, and controlling the narrative.

  • Added: Sep 08, 2017
  • Length: 29:42
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Dreamers Mobilize to Save DACA and Resist Trump; Fight For $15 Labor Day P...

Bought by WXDU, WMUU-LP, and WRIR


  • Added: Sep 06, 2017
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Texas Flood Linked with Extreme Weather Patterns Long Predicted by Climate...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WXDU, WRIR, and KRZA


  • Added: Aug 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela quiz people on the street about their jobs and about the meaning of Labor Day. Topical tunes and fan requests from Pete ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
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We visit the National Museum of African American History & Culture, the newest Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela interview...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
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I repossess autos, boats, motorcycles, things of that nature. It’s rough. I’m just the messenger.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 16, 2017
  • Length: 04:09
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Professor Tom Kochan
America’s workforce and the economy are rapidly changing. As is the type of work we do. Flip that coin over and you’ll see that institutions and po...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 15, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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In the early 1970’s, author Studs Terkel went around the country with a reel-to-reel tape recorder interviewing people about their jobs. The result...

Bought by WVPE, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Troy Public Radio, WORT, KMSU and more


  • Added: Aug 13, 2017
  • Length: 54:59
  • Purchases: 32
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 ...

Bought by WRIR and WXDU


  • Added: Aug 04, 2017
  • Length: 27:33
  • Purchases: 2
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Father Noel Hickie was working as a hospital chaplain when he met Marcia Hilton, a bereavement counselor, at a hospital in Eugene, Oregon. For 25 y...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Aug 01, 2017
  • Length: 02:07
  • Purchases: 1
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Can we trust an algorithm to make morally responsible driving decisions?

Bought by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KSKQ, KRZA, WTJU, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jul 28, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 10
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 WRIR


  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: 27:43
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Thomas M. Shapiro
Income and wealth inequality is now a regular topic of conversation. The standard of living for most Americans’ since the Great Recession is either...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • 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
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This week's edition asks Bloomington residents what they think the minimum wage should be.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 04:50
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In our show today with Sara Farris we’ll ask, what’s behind the right-wing demand for women’s rights in the context of immigration (hint, it’s the ...

Bought by KZYX and WRIR


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 2
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: Edward D. Hess
If we were on a ship at sea, and learned of the impending tsunami, we’d do everything we could to prepare for the collision.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Tony Bees shows off his bee-themed tattoos. The scroll reads in Latin: “Go to the honeybee, thy poet, consider her ways and be wise.”
When bee season in New York City begins in early spring, that means retired police detective (and unofficial NYPD beekeeper) Anthony “Tony Bees” Pl...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:56
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on The Score, with Edmund Stone, the subject is people on the lam.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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In The Problem with Work, Kathi Weeks challenges the presupposition that work, or waged labor, is inherently a social and political good. Or in oth...

Bought by XRAY.fm and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:01
  • Purchases: 2