The Morning Mix

WorkWeek

The Morning Mix – WorkWeek

The struggle of labor unions in Turkey and the how the US has allowed one of the supporters of the Turkish government to set up the largest chain of charter schools in the United States.

The struggle of the Northwest ILWU Portland and Vancouver longshore workers who have been locked out at two grain elevators and replaced on the job.
What this means for the West Coast longshore contract next year?

We look at the new “cadillac” provision of the Obama affordable care act and what this will mean for union workers under Taft Hartley plans who have good healthcare benefits.

We also hear from a BART worker who face a contract expiration on July 1st.

And our calendar of labor and union events in Northern California.

To contact us send us your comments at workweek@kpfa.org

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