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Caption: Ofer Sharone
Today 4.7 million Americans have been unemployed for more than six months. In France it’s more than ten percent; Israel is above seven percent; and...

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  • Added: Feb 04, 2014
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Representative Chris Reykdal
Chris Reykdal, 22nd LD Representative from Washington State--Boeing Extortion

  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:15
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Bobby Righi, Tom Lux, and Kristen Biefus of Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action (PSARA), Just Transition, Part 3

  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 28:10
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Clayton Sherrod looks back to 1964, when at 19 years old he became executive chef at an all--white country club in Birmingham, Alabama.

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  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 02:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Despite the success of small businesses in Goshen, Indiana, the city's poverty rate increased by 13.3 percent in the last few years. Reporter John...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 03:59
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Paul Eisenstein of TheDetroitBureau.com says the big three automakers, Chrysler, GM and Ford, have record-breaking profit sharing bonuses. But that...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 07:09
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
Fiat uses US taxpayer funds to buy out Chrysler in another government boondoggle. Evergreen for Spring of 2014.

  • Added: Jan 14, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
Economic malaise in this South American country is detailed. Evergreen for Spring and Summer 2014.

  • Added: Jan 12, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
Caption: Bobbi, Tom, Kristen of  PSARA
Kristen, Bobby, and Tom explain what happens when there is high unemployment and low wages and then tell us what we need to do to create an economy...

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2014
  • Length: 28:21
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bobbi, Tom, Kristen of  PSARA
Kristen Biefus, Tom Lux, and Bobby Righi of Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action (PSARA), Just Transition, Part 1

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  • Added: Jan 03, 2014
  • Length: 28:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Federally, marijuana production is still a major crime, one that can land you in prison for decades. Yet, in northern California, there’s a whole e...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 11:26
Caption: Host Martha Burk
The recent budget deal had plenty for war contractors, but jobless Americans were left in the cold. For them, it's going to be a very Unhappy New ...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2013
  • Length: 02:30
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This week on Interchange, host Trish Kerle speaks with Carrol Krause, author of Showers Brothers Furniture Co: The Shared Fortunes of a Family, a C...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2013
  • Length: 57:34
Caption: The Voice for Working People
Updates on locked-out nurses, NYU grad students, and restaurant guides!

  • Added: Dec 13, 2013
  • Length: 02:59
Caption: A truck in Harlan, Ky., proclaims its support for coal and coal miners., Credit: Erica Peterson/WFPL
Coal is embedded into the culture and image of Eastern Kentucky, but the industry is declining in the region. And it's declining permanently. The c...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2013
  • Length: 18:17
Caption: The Voice for Working People
Reactions to the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership

  • Added: Dec 11, 2013
  • Length: 02:59
Caption: Toby and Jackie, Credit: Molly Haley
Thirteen year old Toby Choyt of Maine meets a retired lobsterman on Portland's historic Widgery Wharf and tells his story.

  • Added: Dec 11, 2013
  • Length: 06:18
Caption: The Voice for Working People
International Human Rights Day, Chicago Teachers, and More!

  • Added: Dec 10, 2013
  • Length: 02:59
Caption: Dolores Huerta and Jason Fuller, Credit: Generation Justice
Generation Justice's Jason Fuller interviewed the legendary Dolores Huerta about the struggle for women's rights.

  • Added: Dec 10, 2013
  • Length: 10:43
Caption: Migrant Mother, Credit: Dorothea Lange
Author Elizabeth Partridge provides an authoritative biographical essay for a new book on the work of the twentieth century’s most important photog...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2013
  • Length: 17:29
Caption: The Voice for Working People
News from Detroit, Connecticut, and DC.

  • Added: Dec 09, 2013
  • Length: 02:59
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Details the use of drones in No. Ca for birdwatching and pizza delivery. Evergreen for 2013.

  • Added: Dec 09, 2013
  • Length: 03:00
Caption: Recruiters for the U.S. Marines canvass shopping plazas, high schools and job fairs for potential soldiers., Credit: Alexandra Kanik/PublicSource
In robust economic times, America’s armed services have had to hustle to recruit qualified soldiers. But when civilian unemployment is high and th...

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  • Added: Dec 06, 2013
  • Length: 03:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Voice for Working People
News for December 2-6th.

  • Added: Dec 06, 2013
  • Length: 02:59
Caption: Your new favorite podcast.
On December 5, 2013, fast food workers across the country walked out on a one-day strike, demanding fairer wages. But what's really at stake? The G...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2013
  • Length: 06:08