58 min

Low-Wage Workers' Victory in LA: Harold Meyerson; the Minor League Baseball Union: Kelly Candaele and Peter Dreier; Women v. Trump: Dahlia Lithwick Living in the USA

    • Politics

Last week's 3-day strike in LA by public school custodians, food service workers, teachers' aides and bus drivers won a 30% pay increase--Harold Meyerson reports.
Also: How minor league baseball players organized a union for the first time in history: Kelley Candaele and Peter Dreier report.
And Dahlia Lithwick talks about some of the heroes of the Trump years: the women lawyers who fought him on the big issues—the Muslim ban, neo-Nazis in Charlottesville, and voting rights. Her book is “Lady Justice” has been nominated for an LA Times book award.

Last week's 3-day strike in LA by public school custodians, food service workers, teachers' aides and bus drivers won a 30% pay increase--Harold Meyerson reports.
Also: How minor league baseball players organized a union for the first time in history: Kelley Candaele and Peter Dreier report.
And Dahlia Lithwick talks about some of the heroes of the Trump years: the women lawyers who fought him on the big issues—the Muslim ban, neo-Nazis in Charlottesville, and voting rights. Her book is “Lady Justice” has been nominated for an LA Times book award.

58 min

More by KPFK

Living in the USA
Living in the USA
KPFK - Jimmy Dore Live
Jimmy Dore & Co.
KPFK - Middle East In Focus
Nagwa Ibrahim and Estee Chandler
KPFK - Connect The Dots
Lila Garrett
Voices From The Frontlines
Eric Mann
KPFK - Bike Talk Podcast
Nick Richart