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The Voice of Oregon's Workers is a monthly podcast from the Oregon AFL-CIO - the statewide federation of unions representing over 300,000 working Oregonians. Each month, The Voice of Oregon's Workers will highlight the people and organizations who are changing the way working people stand together.

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The Voice of Oregon's Workers is a monthly podcast from the Oregon AFL-CIO - the statewide federation of unions representing over 300,000 working Oregonians. Each month, The Voice of Oregon's Workers will highlight the people and organizations who are changing the way working people stand together.

    Pass the HEROES Act

    Pass the HEROES Act

    America faces a crisis on three critical fronts: a public health pandemic, an economic free fall and long-standing structural racism. Working people need safe jobs, economic security and freedom from systemic racism. Delivering on economic essentials...

    • 51 min
    Black Lives Matter

    Black Lives Matter

    On our June 2020 episode of The Voice of Oregon’s Workers, we catch up with Lamar Wise, a Political Coordinator with Oregon AFSCME and an organizer on the frontlines of the Black Lives Matter movement with Rose City Justice.  Learn about how Black Lives...

    • 27 min
    Interview with State Senator Shemia Fagan

    Interview with State Senator Shemia Fagan

    On this month's episode, we interview State Senator and candidate for Oregon Secretary of State Shemia Fagan!

    • 32 min
    Workers Memorial Day

    Workers Memorial Day

    On April 28th, we remember and mourn the Oregonians who died on the job as a result of workplace injuries and illness in 2019, and we recommit ourselves to protecting working people from injury and disease on the job.  This issue has never been more...

    • 19 min
    Pandemic Solidarity: Protecting All Workers

    Pandemic Solidarity: Protecting All Workers

    Oregon AFL-CIO President Graham Trainor and Oregon AFL-CIO Political Director Jess Giannettino Villatoro talk about Coronavirus COVID-19, how the spread of it is impacting working people, and what you can do, right now, to help frontline workers.For...

    • 32 min
    The People’s Postal Service

    The People’s Postal Service

    On this episode of The Voice of Oregon’s Workers we talk with David Norton, President of the National Association of Letter Carriers Branch 82 and Suzanne Miller, Shop Steward and editor of Branch 82’s newsletter.  We discuss the importance of defending...

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

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7 Ratings

Jeff Klatke ,

Power to the Working People!

So proud of the Oregon AFL-CIO for launching this podcast.

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Fantastic

A great source of informaiton about the Oregon union movement!

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