The Supreme Court: recent decisions and news. Guest Edward Lazarus, author of The Rise, Fall, and Future of the Modern Supreme Court.
David Bacon on Labor: California State Employees Union and FTAA
in Miami Jim Hard, newly elected president of SEIU Local 1000, the union of the state employees, fighting for 11 years to democratize, just won,
Lisa Hoyos working for the AFL-CIO was in Miami.
People to fax if you are concerned about the slashing of the Labor Studies budget at UC campuses:
Jenny Oropeza, chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, 916-319-2155
Fabian Nunez, chair of the Assembly, 916-319-2146
An interview with San Francisco mayoral candidate Matt Gonzalez. (Gavin Newsom declined to participate).
Bill Talen, author of What Should I Do if Reverend Billy is in