“Learn Yourself” with Conor Casey, Labor Archivist for the Labor Archives of Washington
Feb 5, 2019
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event hoping to inspire listeners to learn more about Labor history.
Conor will dive into the Seattle General Strike of 1919 and announce the 100th anniversary of the Seattle General Strike’s week-long events and other labor events for 2019.
A weekly local worker radio program that features news, interviews, music, and comments, We Do The Work believes American workers are at the heart of our economy and culture, deserving dignity, respect, and a decent family wage. To hear our other shows, go to We Do The Work Archives. To see older shows, scroll to the very bottom of the page and click on the numbers.
The show is hosted by Ken Winkes, retired school administrator and teacher and Lori Province, retired Washington State Labor Council Field Mobilization Director. Also, hosting are Gary Kanter and Mike Dumovich. Gary is a gifted song writer, singer, humorist, and an irritant to the establishment. Mike is a retired CEO, blues player, singer, and labor historian. Also, we have Mark Lowry, retired president of the Northwest Washington Central Labor Council. The program is produced by Janet McKinney, a retired member of Operating Engineers Local 302.
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