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On today's show, Will Fischer, Union Veterans Council Executive Director is in-studio, discussing attempts to privatize the Department of Veterans Affairs and the effect of the the federal hiring freeze on veterans, plus we play great audio by Cesar Chavez, Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger from the Pacifica Archives and of course we take listener calls on your rights at work.
Labor Song: Pete Seeger, Which Side Are You On?
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