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Caption: La Montanita Food Coop, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Credit: La Montanita
A look at some businesses that promote social justice, fair trade and labor practices, and thereby peace.

  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 57:36
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Sid Davidoff was administrative assistant to Mayor John V. Lindsay for seven years. He was widely considered the Mayor’s top personal aide. In this...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2015
  • Length: 13:08
Caption: Joe Uehlein, Ex Dir
Interviewed by Rich Austin: Joe describes how trade agreements are detrimental to our environment and increases unemployment as well as explaining...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2015
  • Length: 28:41
Caption: Keila McCracken at the Hattersley Loom
Keila McCracken says that clothing can tell people who we are, what we like, and even where we're from. And she should know. She's a sustainable fa...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2015
  • Length: 13:55
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Here’s a sick question. What is the quickest way to legally spread an epidemic?

  • Added: Nov 17, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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“Labor and Civil Rights” was the theme of a discussion on November 4, 2015, with the Rev. William Barber, president of the North Carolina NAACP and...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:54:26
Caption: Joe Uehlein
Interview: Joe tells us the mission of the Labor Network for Sustainability, explains the concept of Just Transition, and much more. For more inf...

Bought by KPIP-LP

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 28:04
  • Purchases: 1
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The official unemployment rate is a single number--but it doesn’t tell the full story, including how long individual workers have been unemployed. ...

  • Added: Nov 12, 2015
  • Length: 03:36
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Full Text of Trans-Pacific Partnership Reveals Free Trade Agreement That P...

Bought by WRIR, WMUU-LP, and KPIP-LP

  • Added: Nov 11, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Michael Honey discusses non-violent theorist and organizer James Lawson, and John Handcox, the Great Depression-era tenant farmer and union advocate.

  • Added: Nov 11, 2015
  • Length: 25:20
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The following is Veterans Day interview with John Savona, Director of Manufacturing, Ford Motor Company, and a U.S. Army Veteran. Mr. Savona discu...

  • Added: Nov 09, 2015
  • Length: 13:35
Caption: Joe Hill, IWW, Linda Allen
Interview: Members of the Whatcom-Skagit IWW and Linda Allen talk about the legendary organizer and Labor song writer Joe Hill, sing his songs, an...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2015
  • Length: 27:49
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California’s Family Leave Act is a step ahead of the U.S. as a whole, in giving all parents the right to some time off, but it’s complicated. What ...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Nov 02, 2015
  • Length: 11:05
  • Purchases: 1
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The third in our podcast series about work, presented in partnership with The Nation. Big proposals and spiritual realignments for working-class pe...

Bought by KPIP-LP and KMXT

  • Added: Nov 02, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: American Wobbly Heart by Mike Dumovich (the old cro)
CD: Mike’s CD features one man's journey thru the turmoil of the Labor Movements beginnings, caustic comments by a crow, and a surprise ending call...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2015
  • Length: 28:20
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Our program today is "The Shell Game of Digital Liberation." Segment One: The Amazonization of Everything. We’ll take a look at what Jeff Bezos ha...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:44
Caption: Seattle Labor Chorus
Interview: Janet and Bob talk about the how the Seattle Labor Chorus started, their music, and how to join as well as playing three of the choir’s...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2015
  • Length: 28:54
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Former Israeli & Palestinian Combatants Tour U.S. Promoting Peaceful Settl...

Bought by WRIR and WMUU-LP

  • Added: Oct 22, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Border crossing , Credit: Thalia Beaty and Maggy Donaldson
Moroccan markets sell goods imported from Spain at a discount for buyers. But that discount comes at a price -- for the Moroccan women who bring th...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2015
  • Length: 09:00
Caption: Woman waiting to cross the border into Morocco carrying imported goods from Spain , Credit: Thalia Beaty and Maggy Donaldson
Millions of people around the world work in jobs that aren’t formally recognized or afforded legal protections typical of wage earning jobs. On thi...

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Oct 16, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Senteara Orwig, Archivist
Interview: Senteara reports on her research of Joe Hill, his song The Rebel Girl, and Katie Phar. For more information, go to www.lib.washington....

  • Added: Oct 16, 2015
  • Length: 27:32
Caption: Dorothy Day, 1934, Credit: New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection
Do you know who Dorothy Day is? This week in speaking to the U.S. Congress, Pope Francis heralded Dorothy Day alongside other better known American...

  • Added: Sep 28, 2015
  • Length: 14:16
Caption: Bloody Sunday, Everett Massacre
“Learn Yourself” and Conor Casey, Labor Archivist for the Labor Archives of Washington Interview: Mike starts a special segment of We Do The Work c...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2015
  • Length: 28:01
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This classic poem, by Romantic poet John Keats, celebrates the beauty of the season.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2015
  • Length: 02:16
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We continue a three-part series on work in America. This is Part Two: what we do all day, and how we feel about it.

Bought by KMXT and KPIP-LP

  • Added: Sep 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2