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Caption: George Lakey at Occupy Philly
The Scandinavian countries … Sweden, Norway and Denmark … boasts the world’s happiest, most productive people. They have equality, low unemployment...

Bought by KGNU and KCBX


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 2
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This week The Rough Draft Diaries meets Yvonne Dubielak the Outreach and Education Director at the Toledo Botanical Garden. We're talking about one...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 06:10
Caption: Veronica Wilson
Interview by Ken Winkes: Veronica explains the Labor’s Center Global Solidarity Project.

  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:08
Caption: Phillip Lindquist
Interview by Lori Province: Phillip describes wage thief and what you can do about it.

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: FLOC
Interview by Ken Winkes: Dr. Duncan continues the discussion about international labor relationships with a focus on migrant workers. For more inf...

  • Added: Nov 11, 2016
  • Length: 27:55
Caption: Everett Massacre,  Holding the Fort-Sung by IWW
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event h...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 27:52
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We learn about the Chicago Community Bond Fund, a group that bails people out of Chicago's Cook County Jail and strives to end pretrial detention....

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 29:31
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
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: 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.

Bought by WGUC


  • Added: Sep 19, 2016
  • Length: 02:38
  • Purchases: 1
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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
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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