Behind the News

Behind the News – February 6, 2010

Mark Brenner, director of Labor Notes, talks about the state of the labor movement.

Bill Fletcher, executive editor of The Black Commentator, talks about how the left needs to get serious – to give up symbolic politics for strategies of actually challenging power.

And I give my usual comments on the economic news – the suburbanization of poverty, health expenditures in the U.S., and the January employment report.

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