3:30 PM Pacific Time: Tuesdays
Want to know what’s really happening in labor? WorkWeek Radio provides news and in depth coverage of unions and working people in the bay area, California, nationally and internationally. WorkWeek gives an opportunity for rank and file workers and union officials to provide their viewpoints and perspectives about the sharpening class struggle in the US and around the world. It show also includes a weekly calendar of labor events in Northern California from strikes and rallies to educational meetings. WorkWeek seeks to break the information blockade of corporate media of the real role of workers and unions in our society.
Issues on Workers Memorial Day which is celebrated around the world. It remembers workers who are killed on the job and the fight for health and safety of all workers. Next we will look at the 100th anniversary of the Ludlow massacre which took place on April 20, 2014 in southern Colorado. Twenty workers were … Continued
WorkWeek this morning will look at the attack on immigrant worker on the US Mexican border who are treated as ‘Alien Commuters’. We will investigate the labor conditions at UPS that led to the firing of 250 UPS teamster drivers in New York City. We will hear about the visit of a leader of the … Continued
A look at the San Francisco battle with the tech moguls, tech workers and those who are fighting for housing in San Francisco. Next it will be looking at the worldwide actions that are taking place on the 3rd anniversary of Fukushima. Nuclear workers and communities are still being contaminated and the Abe government seeks … Continued
Today WorkWeek will look at the struggle of San Francisco education workers fighting for justice at the Martin Luther King Middle School in San Francisco. They recently went to Sacramento to speak at the California Commission On Teacher Credentials to speak about the physical abuse of students, racism and bullying against teachers and staff. We … Continued
Today WorkWeek will look at the issue of income inequality, our social system and political alternatives with Ralph Nader and Cindy Sheehan. Next we will look at the role of Veolia Transportation and their water privatization policies throughout the world and how they affect people in Northern California. We will also examine the growing crisis … Continued