Wala Blegay. Staff Attorney for DC Nurses Association & Sabrathia Draine Ishakwue, Registered Nurse, Member of DC Nurses Association, on the increasing violence in area hospitals and the need for legislation protecting local nurses at work.
Carlos Jimenez, new Executive Director at the Metro Washington Council, AFL-CIO.
Labor song of the week: The Union Grand; by Jack Chernos
This Week’s Labor Quiz: Why is Troy, New York, significant in women’s history? Is is because:
Harriet Tubman lived there; Mother Jones organized a union there; the first sustained union of women workers was formed there; OR: women workers were first allowed to wear pants there.