Talkies

Kids at the border! Kennedy retires! Janus!

On the eve of nationwide protests of the treatment of immigrants at our southern border, we hear who’s making a profit off it. PLUS: major progressive wins signal WHAT about the future of the Democratic Party? John Nichols opines. PLUS: Janus does serious damage to unions. With host Kris Welch.


Talkies

Laboring against Trump

DT’s appointment for the Department of Labor Andrew Putzer is opposed to the minimum wage, employee breaks, overtime, unions—What’s wrong with this picture????  David Bacon spells it out. PLUS: Joe Uelein adds his two cents.  With host Kris Welch.


Opal Tometi, co-founder of #BlackLivesMatter, Black feminist writer, communications strategist and cultural organizer. She is the Executive Director of the Black Alliance for Just Immigration. And David Cay Johnston, American investigative journalist and author, specialist in economics and tax issues, and winner of the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Beat Reporting joins us to discuss taxes … Continued


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