Category Archives: Labor & Economic Justice

17 Sep
0

Joe Kendo, Government Affairs Director of the WSLC, AFL-CIO, Sept17, 2019

  Joe Kendo, Government Affairs Director of the WSLC, AFL-CIO September 17, 2019 Interview by Lori Province:  Joe explains the new proposed overtime rules by the Washington State Labor and Industries Department. For more information, go to https://www.lni.wa.gov/WorkplaceRights/Wages/Overtime/OvertimeRules/default.asp or https://restoreot.paperform.co/. ...

Read More
10 Sep
0

Veronica Wilson, Partnerships Director for the UCLA Labor Center, Sept 10, 2019

  Veronica Wilson, Partnerships Director for the UCLA Labor Center Sept 10, 2019 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Veronica talks about one of her other interests the “Labor Network for Sustainability.” For more information, go to https://www.labor4sustainability.org/ or http://www.labor.ucla.edu. We Do ...

Read More
03 Sep
0

Liz Shuler, Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL-CIO, Sept 3, 2019

  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. For more information, go to https://aflcio.org or https://aflcio.org/resolutions/resolution-5-commission-future-work-and-unions or http://www.thestand.org/ or https://aflcio.org/paywatch/highest-paid-ceos or https://aflcio.org/paywatch. We Do ...

Read More
27 Aug
0

Hillary Haden, Executive Director of the WA Fair Trade Coalition, Aug 27, 2019

  Hillary Haden, Executive Director of the WA Fair Trade Coalition Aug 27, 2019 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Hillary gives an update on the current status of the USMCA Agreement (NAFTA Point 2). For more information, go to https://www.washingtonfairtrade.org/ or ...

Read More
20 Aug
0

Peter Hart, Regional Director for the Puget Sound Region of the Inland Boatman’s Union of the Pacific, Aug 20, 2019

  Peter Hart, Regional Director for the Puget Sound Region of the Inland Boatman’s Union of the Pacific Aug 20, 2019 Interview by Lori Province:  Peter explains the history, work, and current issues of the Inlandboatman’s Union. For more information, ...

Read More
06 Aug
0

Joe Kendo, Government Affairs Director of the WSLC, AFL-CIO, Aug 6, 2019

  Joe Kendo, Government Affairs Director of the WSLC, AFL-CIO Aug 6, 2019 Interview by Lori Province:  Joe gives the highlights of the 2019 Washington State legislature labor bills. For more information, go to http://www.thestand.org, www.wslc.org, or jkendo@wslc.org. We Do ...

Read More
30 Jul
0

Jonathan Rosenblum, Labor & Community Organizer; Author; Activist; Aide to Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant, July 30, 2019

  Jonathan Rosenblum, Labor and community organizer; book author; Activist;Aide to Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant July 30, 2019 Interview by Ken Winkes:  Jonathan explains his dispatched from Councilmember Sawant to help the residents organize for affordable housing. For more ...

Read More
23 Jul
0

Maria Goodall, UFCW, Liz Maass, OPEIU Local 8, Paul Victor, patient, Providence Medical, July 23, 2019

  Maria Goodall, UFCW’s bargaining team member, Liz Maass, OPEIU Local 8’s bargaining team member, and Paul Victor, patient and community member, at Providence Regional Medical Center, Everett, WA, July 23, 2019 Interview by Gary Kanter:  Maria, Liz, and Paul ...

Read More
16 Jul
0

Patty Rose, Secretary-Treasurer, Pierce County Labor Council, & Judy Sharnes, Chair Union Goods and Services Committee, July 16, 2019

  Patty Rose, Secretary-Treasurer of the Pierce County Labor Council, & Judy Sharnes, Chair of theUnion Goods and Services Committee July 16, 2019 Interview by Lori Province: Patty and Judy inform us about union good and services in their area ...

Read More
09 Jul
0

Andy Nicholas, Assoc. Director of Fiscal Policy, for the WA ST Budget & Policy Center, Part 2, July 9, 2019

  Andy Nicholas, Assoc. Director of Fiscal Policy, for the WA ST Budget & Policy Center, Part 2 July 9, 2019 Interview by Ken Winkes: Andy continues his report on the WA State Legislature’s wins and losses for working families ...

Read More
12369121518