Hosted by Chris Garlock and Ed Smith.
DC’s call-in show about worker rights: those you have, those you don’t, how to get them and how to use them.
Cecilia Behgam, key AFL-CIO researcher on Hopkins report (with NNU): “Taking Neighbors to Court-Johns Hopkins Hospital Medical Debt Lawsuits”
Maricela Gomez, member of Coalition for a Humane Hopkins, MD and Phd, has been an activist in Baltimore for many years and wrote the book: Race, Class, Power and Organizing in East Baltimore.
Tim Sheard, author, "One Foot in the Grave," the new Lenny Moss novel; also runs Hard Ball Press
Daryl Davis: I'm A Boogie Man
LABOR JAZZ SHOWCASE (Music): The Daryl Davis Band: Thu, May 16, 7pm – 9pm
Busboys and Poets, 235 Carroll St NW, Washington, DC 20012 (map)
Two AFL-CIO tweets that went viral earlier this week
AFL-CIO “labor must seize the means of production.”
AFL-CIO response to Delta union dues propaganda
Guest: Mark Gruenberg, Editor, Press Associates Union News Service with the latest labor news:
Infrastructure push starts, but hits roadblock: Dollars (+)
Volkswagen gets NLRB to delay new UAW organizing drive at Chattanooga (+)
Infrastructure advocates warn against using projects to repeat past racial, class divisions
Top Labor Board staffers deal two blows to workers’ rights
Daryl Davis: Daryl's Boogie Woogie
Special thanks to everyone who came out for last Saturday’s DC Labor Walk, raising $300 for WPFW!
Produced by Peter Pocock and Chris Garlock; engineered by Mike Nasella