Hosted by Peter Pocock and Chris Bangert-Drowns
DC’s call-in show about worker rights: those you have, those you don’t, how to get them and how to use them.
To pledge by phone, call: 202-588-9739 or 1-800-222-9739.
Hour 1 (1-2p)
Dr. Kathryn (Katie) Wells, Urban Studies Foundation Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor, Georgetown University: Ride-share drivers strike
Karim Bayumi, Los Angeles ride-share driver for Uber and Lyft; self-employed entrepreneur: Ride-share drivers work conditions
Jonathan Williams, Communications director, UFCW Local 400: Bernie Sanders staffers ratify first-ever presidential campaign staff union contract
Jan Schakowsky, Member of Congress, 9th District of Illinois; Senior Chief Deputy Whip; Chair of the Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee: Anti-union policies at Social Security Administration.
Hour 2 (2-3p)
Guest: Mark Gruenberg, Editor, Press Associates Union News Service: Latest labor news.