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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.
Nanotech/Biotech/Refinery Safety, Retaliation Against Public Agency Whistleblowers & South Africa Solidarity Action KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek will have an update on the end of the AC Transit ATU 192 cooling off period We will look at the growing health and safety crisis with nanotech materials and the lack of oversight and protection in the biotech, nanotech … Continued
We look at the fight for healthcare, immigration rights, healthcare and the one year anniversary of the massacre of South Africa Marikana miners. We will learn about the workers that built the new Eastern Span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge and how it was built without the loss of one life. We will also … Continued
The continuing struggle of BART and AC transit workers to win a contract and also the growing threats to pass anti-strike legislation that threaten all public workers. We will also have a report on the strike vote of 9,000 Santa Clara County workers who also face concession demands. WorkWeek also interviews UAW Detroit auto worker … Continued