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Working People

Dec 27, 2019

In this first installment of our new series on unpaid labor,  we chat with Bridget Huff, a stay-at-home mom and political organizer. We talk about Bridget's life and  about the pains, joys, and social pressures of being a stay-at-home parent. We also talk about how political organizations can and should make themselves...


Dec 20, 2019

In this week's mini-cast, we talk with Veronica, Marcelo, and Justin, three grad student workers involved in the ongoing wildcat strike at the University of California ā€“ Santa Cruz. 

 

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Dec 14, 2019

We've got a super special crossover with the Wrong Boys themselves, Aaron and Shawn from the Srsly Wrong podcast! We teamed up to take a deep dive into the history and meaning of the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919, the largest labor strike in Canada's history.  

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Dec 13, 2019

Working People is back and we are excited to announce our official partnership with In These Times magazine! In this episode, we chat with new father Clarke, a contract commercial diver who works on different jobs for different companies throughout the year, completing tasks from underwater welding to removing shoreline...


Nov 11, 2019

Part II of our mini-cast series on undocumented workers and the fight to repeal the employersā€™ sanctions provision of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (1986)  (in collaboration with the Break the Chains Alliance). We talk to David Tieu, a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local...