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Caption: April Sims, WSLC
Interview by Lori Province: April talks about I-1433 (Raise Minimum Wage and Earn Sick Days) and Labor Neighbor.

  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:11
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Part of our 5-part series on "Fear the New Zeitgeist" from DW Radio. In this report we go to Virginia, where the lack of economic mobility has led...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2016
  • Length: 18:55
Caption: Wayne Gay & John Bennett
Interview by Lori Province, a new host: John and Wayne give an account of the Skagit Hospital Caregivers contract negotiations and why they were s...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2016
  • Length: 28:41
Caption: Danny Glover
How can we manifest the world we want, and who we want to be? Actor-activist Danny Glover and Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, former CEO of Green For All, s...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2016
  • Length: :00
Caption: Dr. John Geyman
Interview by Ken Winkes: John examines the state of our current health care system.

  • Added: Oct 07, 2016
  • Length: 28:07
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adio Curious discusses the history of whale hunting with Michael Dyer, senior historian at the New Bedford Whaling Museum in New Bedford, Massachus...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
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Each summer, people from all around the country gather for the Soros Justice Fellowship Conference -- three days of meetings, conversations, and wo...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 39:16
Caption: Chuck Collins
I have heard that inequality in America is at its highest point since the age of the Robber Barons. If true, many suspect it may get worse before i...

Bought by KCBX

  • Added: Oct 03, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A quick biopic on the life of Tom Landry with a focus on his finest season.

  • Added: Oct 02, 2016
  • Length: 04:24
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Michael McCarthy, author of "Ashes Under Water: The SS Eastland and the Shipwreck that Shook America."

  • Added: Sep 30, 2016
  • Length: 30:05
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Everyday working people tell their stories.

Bought by WCPN, WHQR, WRPI, Spokane Public Radio, KKRN and more

  • Added: Sep 28, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Joe White & Lane Anliker
Interview by Mark Lowry: Lane and Joe talk about their current contract negotiations at Island Hospital and the state of our healthcare workers. Fo...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2016
  • Length: 27:59
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As an adult, Eileen was diagnosed with a learning disability. At StoryCorps, she remembers how she overcame the challenges she faced at work.

  • Added: Sep 19, 2016
  • Length: 02:38
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September marks the 5 year anniversary of Occupy. We go to Zuccotti Park, and Oakland to talk to individuals that were part of Occupy Wall Street a...

Bought by XRAY.fm

  • Added: Sep 18, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Arminio Órtiz Pérez, Credit: Eilís O’Neill
Working on a dairy--especially a small dairy--is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country, more dangerous even than construction. Over the pas...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2016
  • Length: 20:18
Caption: William Chambers and Ceceley Chambers
William’s mother is a chaplain providing spiritual support to seniors and hospice patients. At StoryCorps they discuss how her work affects them both.

  • Added: Sep 08, 2016
  • Length: 03:23
Caption: J.B. Gaskill, Credit: Charles McGuigan
On the Scotch Bonnet Republic islanders have called this place home since before the American Revolution. They are independent and had always made...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2016
  • Length: 24:37
Caption: Nick Twemlow, poet
Nick Twemlow navigates the often bizarre and alienating world of the modern office.

Bought by KHSU, WOUB, KALW, KENW, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Sep 06, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 5
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On Labor Day, let’s consider the Rodney Dangerfield theory of labor. Coined after the now-deceased comedian, this theory along with a winner-take-a...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2016
  • Length: 06:20
Caption: Ocracoke Island Lighthouse, Credit: Charles McGuigan
Ocracoke Island, the Key West of the mid-Atlantic, is shaped like a harpoon with the village at its southern extremity, the barbed tip, Ocracoke is...

  • Added: Sep 02, 2016
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Gary Kanter & Mike Dumovich
Mike and Gary host this year’s Labor Day program by playing music from artists that are important to them and the labor movement.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2016
  • Length: 27:36
Caption: Reunion
This is a story for my son, whose birth was supposed to be completely normal. It was anything but. And then they separated us. (Produced for the KC...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2016
  • Length: 04:04
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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 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:54
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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 ...

Bought by KSRQ and KFAI

  • Added: Aug 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:54
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Frank Mutz (left) and Phil Mutz (right)
A father and son talk about working together in an air conditioner repair business that has been in their family for more than half a century.

Bought by WEZU

  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 04:18
  • Purchases: 1