Labor & Workers
Labor & Workers
audioOakland Teachers on Strike: Stakeholder Voices on the Struggle (audio/mpeg 137.3MB) by Upfront, KPFA
Today, we bring you a full two hours on the Oakland teachers strike....
Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:52PM
audioBoycott Driscoll's on KPFA's Full Circle (Attachment On: Boycott Driscoll's on KPFA's Full Circle) (audio/mpeg 5.5MB) by First Voice Apprentices
[ Audio: 13:15 ]...
Posted: Sun Oct 7, 2018 9:54PM
audioCat Brooks Announces 2018 Run for Mayor of Oakland on KPFA (audio/mpeg 7.0MB) by UpFront, KPFA
Cat’s running for Mayor!...
Posted: Sun May 6, 2018 10:07PM
audioFull Episode: May Day — Exoneration in the US; “One Truthiness;” Korean Peace Talks (Attachment On: Cat Brooks Announces 2018 Run for Mayor of Oakland on KPFA) (audio/mpeg 41.2MB) by UpFront, KPFA
(audio 1:59:59) May Day: Exoneration in the US; Behind the Scenes of Oakland performance “One Truthiness;” Peace Talks at the Korean Summit; Plus: Cat Brooks...
Posted: Sun May 6, 2018 10:07PM
audioAdolph Reed Jr. on Black Politics in New Orleans and Beyond (audio/mpeg 89.6MB) by WTUL News & Views
On February 5th, 2018, writer and scholar Adolph Reed, Jr. gave a public lecture on Black Politics in New Orleans and Beyond to close out Sites of Resistance: An Exhibit Exploring the Geographies + Histories of Social Change in New Orleans....
Posted: Mon Feb 26, 2018 8:44AM
audioSA NUMSA New Year Statement: A clarion call to build a Revolutionary Workers Party (audio/mpeg 4.3MB) by SA NUMSA
South African NUMSA New Year's Day Statement...
Posted: Mon Jan 1, 2018 1:01PM
audioStreet Heat Radio Show in Fresno: December 22, 2017 (audio/mpeg 107.5MB) by Mike Rhodes
Street Heat is a radio show about the politics and progressive events in the Central Valley....
Posted: Sat Dec 23, 2017 9:20AM
audioInterview with Striking IAM 1584 Workers (Attachment On: Labor Solidarity Rally For Striking IAM 1584 Henkel Aeorspace Workers In Pittsburgh) (audio/mpeg 12.2MB) by IAM 1584
This interview is from the picket line of the striking IAM Henkel Workers...
Posted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 2:43PM
audioStories at the Crossroads: Who Built This City? (audio/mpeg 28.8MB) by WTUL New Orleans 91.5 News & Views
Mr. John Hankins, Director of the Craftsman Guild of New Orleans, offers his answer to the guiding question of the Paper Monuments project: what is an appropriate monument to our city today? His story draws our attention to the often unacknowledged work of craftsmen who do ironwork, ornamental plastering, restoration welding, and blacksmithing, and on the concrete block where the Jefferson Davis monument once stood, Mr. Hankins' words about the craftsmen Philip Reid formulate into a monument ...
Posted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 2:43PM
audioSites of Resistance in New Orleans (audio/x-wav 270.0MB) by WTUL New Orleans 91.5 News & Views
Sue Mobley, Public Programs Manager at Tulane School of Architecture's Small Center for Collaborative Design, joined WTUL News and Views to talk about the Small Center's upcoming exhibit, Sites of Resistance. The exhibit explores geographies and histories of social change in New Orleans and intends to reframe the narrative of New Orleans as a city with a dominant role in intense organizing, legal strategy, labor struggle, and civil rights activism....
Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:49AM
audioNicole Humphrey, 'Not Racist or Bigot,' on Class and Section 8 Housing (audio/mpeg 764.0KB) by FRONTLINE in Dallas, TX
"It's just not people who are of the same class as us. Which sounds bad, but I don't mean that in a bad way." - Nicole Humphrey...
Posted: Wed May 10, 2017 5:14PM
audioAudio To Publicize 4/15/17 CA Emergency Public Education Conference (Attachment On: Emergency California Education Conference: Let’s Fight for Quality & Free Public Education) (audio/x-wav 4.1MB) by Labor Rising Against Trump
USE: Immediate TFN Time: 45 Seconds Organization: Labor Rising Against Trump Title: BLUEPRINTS FOR A FUTURE: CALIFORNIA EMERGENCY EDUCATION CONFERENCE Webs...
Posted: Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:20PM
audioMalcolm Suber on The People's Assembly (Attachment On: Malcolm Suber on The People's Resistance, New Orleans) (audio/x-wav 274.3MB) by WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views
Posted: Wed Feb 8, 2017 10:18AM
audioFreedom Dreams opening event - Voices from the Workers' Center 10th anniversary (audio/x-wav 239.9MB) by WTUL News and Views
The New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice proudly presents the Freedom Dreams edition of the New Orleans People Project. The exhibition lifted up the stories and experiences of the members of Standwith Dignity, the Congress of Day Laborers/Congreso de Jornaleros, and the National Guestworker Alliance....
Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2016 6:30AM
audioLyn Archer speaks about New Orleans City proposed shut-down of French Quarter Strip Clubs (audio/mpeg 33.6MB) by WTUL News & Views
In-studio interview with Lyn Archer, New Orleans resident and stripper, on proposed shut-down of more than half of French Quarter Strip Clubs....
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:45AM
audioPam Whalen interviewed Agustin and Patricia on KFCF 88.1 FM (Attachment On: Struggle and Hope CD Release and Celebration) (audio/mpeg 107.0MB) by Mike Rhodes
This 57 minute interview includes music from the Struggle and Hope CD....
Posted: Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:43PM
audioOrleans Parish Prison Reform Coalition, Religious Leaders Demand Sheriff's Resignation (audio/mpeg 43.5MB) by WTUL News & Views
Interview with Orleans Parish Reform Coalition member, Janet Hays, in advance of press conference in New Orleans. OPPRC and Religious Leaders demand Sheriff Marlin Gusman resign from office immediately, citing the pervasive culture of violence and neglect in the new jail....
Posted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 7:40AM
audioSF Housing Activists Protest Displacement at Super Bowl Site (audio/mpeg 10.1MB) by Rubble
Hundreds of activists marched through downtown to the site of “SuperBowl City” Saturday to protest unrelenting economic displacements, part of a series of protests during this 3-week long corporate extravaganza in attempts to highlight to the world the city’s pathetic political priorities. Hear housing organizer Tommi Avicolli Mecca describe aspects of the problems in short stops in front of Twitter headquarters at 7th and Market and at the Market and Powell cable car stop, speaking to the...
Posted: Sun Feb 7, 2016 3:27PM