Liz Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO
Sept 3, 2019
Interview by Lori Province: Liz reports on the current labor issues for Labor Day.
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We Do The Work Comments:
> Labor Wars of the Northwest is a new documentary that chronicles the cauldron of radicalism and violence from the Northwest cites who were roiling in labor unrest, strikes, and gunfights.
> Mike recited Mourn Not the Dead by Ralph Chaplin.
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