Today’s show 7-31-13

On the broadcast today we had a first…A caller from Brazil! Tim Ryan, with the Solidarity Center, was in Brazil at a conference and he talked about Bangladesh and what is happening with the survivors…Our second guest was Dan Weist, from the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission, and he talked about the backlog of claims for Veterans in Ohio!

‘Right to Work’ vs. Right to Prosper Video

Having a job, says this new video from the Laborers (LIUNA), is not the end goal itself, but something that traditionally puts workers on a path to prosperity and opened the door to the American Dream. But, that was likely more true for your parents and grandparents.

Since the 1950s, the so-called right to work movement has been trying to weaken your power and the power of unions, which results in lower wages and living standards.

Today’s show 7-24-13

On the program today we had Mark Naymik, Political Columnist for the Plain Dealer, and he talked about several topics including Ed FitzGerald’s run for Governor, the “Opportunity Corridor” I490, and the County Executive race! Our second guest was Daniel Hunter from “Training for Change” and he talked about the fight against the casinos in Philadelphia!

Today’s show 7-23-13

Our the radio show today we had Jeff Stoffer, Editor of the American Legion Magazine, and he talked about the August issue of the magazine that highlights Student Veterans and the Abrams Tank plant in Lima! Our second guest was Al Mixon from Teamsters Local 507, and he talked about the Immigration reform Package that the Senate passed and what are the Union’s primary concern!