WorkWeek looks at the support for journalist Julian Assange by delegates and trade unionists at the San Francisco Labor Council on February 11, 2019. We also hear a song about Venezuela and the US from David Rovics. Last, WorkWeek interviews labor journalist Mike Elk who writes on Payday He discusses the issue of the … Continued

WorkWeek reports on the call by the CWA Airline Flight Attendants AFA president Sara Nelson for national protests at airports on February 16, 2019 aganst government shutdowns, health and safety conditions in the airline industry and the attacks on working people. She has also called for a national general strike. Next WorkWeek discusses the growing … Continued

WorkWeek looks at the Federal government shutdown and how it is affecting the public including air traffic controllers. Next WorkWeek examines the escalating scandal and financial crisis at Hunters Point Shipyard and Treasure Island which has contaminated the workers and the community. We interview David Anton who is representing 6 radiation health and safety experts … Continued

WorkWeek looks at the Kaiser healthcare suicides of patients who have mental health problems. Family members who have lost relatives of suicides and NUHW healthcare clinicians talk about their struggle to get appointments and the drive for profit by Kaiser that limits services. Kaiser NUHW mental healthcare workers launched a five-day strike on December 10, … Continued