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Workers Unite

      Shows about labor and the labor movement under capitalism. Workers in the U.S. and the world are demanding integrity in work through collective organizing. The advent of socialism promises that workers will continue to agitate and organize for dignified work.

      Climate Strike/Auto Strike: Same Struggle, Same Fight

        Twenty years after turtles and teamsters teamed up to battle the WTO in Seattle, labor strikes and climate strikes are coinciding everywhere but in the media, and that’s dangerous. If history is any guide,...

      A Love Letter to Long Island City

      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gzpra1HL5YUAmazon might no longer be putting its headquarters here, but Western Queens and specifically, Long Island City are a new frontier for New York City's politicized land battles. A Long Island City preacher's son...

      The Homeless Can’t Stay Home

      The Homeless Can't Stay Home       A special thanks to our Patreon community for supporting us through this difficult time and making it possible to keep this content free for everyone.   To hear Laura’s full, uncut conversation...

      New Media, Old Problems: Buzzfeed, Vox, and Vice Unionize

      The media layoffs are here. It's new media’s sky-is-falling moment. Instead of the promised golden age, we're seeing rolling cutbacks and massive layoffs at digital darlings like VICE and BuzzFeed. Is that it for...

      Checking Corona-Profiteers: Amazon

      A special, heartfelt thanks to our Patreon community for supporting us through this difficult time and making it possible to keep this content free for everyone.

      Can Marijuana Create a Path to Justice?

      Legalizing cannabis, repairing the economy. Our guests say, reparations and restorative justice for workers in the budding cannabis industry need to be a part of the conversation. 

      Frontline Workers and Labor Unions: Covid-19

      A special thanks to our Patreon community for supporting us through this difficult time and making it possible to keep this content free for everyone.

      Excerpt: Afro-centric Education and Black Power in Bed-Stuy

      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOcqXyhP8ts"How do we put self-empowerment at the center of schools?" We visit Ember Charter Schools for Mindful Education, a culturally-responsive school in Brooklyn's Bedford Stuyvesant. With over 40 nations represented, Ember is an institution seeking to...

      Minneapolis Model to Abolish Police

      The Minneapolis City Council’s forthcoming proposal to disband its police department was built on years of activism and resistance to systemic police violence and racism. But while calls...

      Chattanooga to Karachi: Resilient Under Violence

      A suspicious fire and a white power symbol at a legendary leadership school in the U.S. South. And a brutal backlash to a women's rights march in Pakistan. This week, leaders who...

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