100 episodes

UCOMM Live is a fast and funny show about today's union news, politics, sports, and entertainment. A member of The Labor Radio Podcast Network.

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    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

UCOMM Live is a fast and funny show about today's union news, politics, sports, and entertainment. A member of The Labor Radio Podcast Network.

    Killed on the Picket Line

    Killed on the Picket Line

    Updates on the John Deere strike including one member being killed and the NY Attorney General steps in to stop Pinkertons.

    • 27 min
    A report from the Kellogg's Picket Line

    A report from the Kellogg's Picket Line

    Trevor Bidelman, Local 3G President joins the show to discuss his members' strike at Kellogg's. The workers have been on strike since the beginning of October as they fight for a fair contract. Donate to their Strikefund: https://msha.ke/bctgm/#strike-funds

    • 30 min
    David Van Deusen, President Vermont AFL-CIO

    David Van Deusen, President Vermont AFL-CIO

    Vermont State Labor Council AFL-CIO President David Van Deusen joins the show to talk guns, fascism, and the importance of focusing on organizing.

    • 19 min
    Will a Strike Shut Down Hollywood?

    Will a Strike Shut Down Hollywood?

    C David Cottrill, an IATSE 488 Business Agent and Political/Legislative Coordinator, joins the show to talk about why his 60,000 person union could go on strike as early as next week due to crazy hours that they are forced to work and low pay.

    • 15 min
    Agreement Reached to End Nabisco Strike, Whiskey Strike On

    Agreement Reached to End Nabisco Strike, Whiskey Strike On

    The Nabisco strike may be over, but another strike has begun at Heaven Hill Distillery and Cops warn of Violence at September 18th rally.

    • 51 min
    Biden Refuses to Invite Tesla to White House

    Biden Refuses to Invite Tesla to White House

    Biden met with automakers about electric vehicles, but Tesla was not there due to their anti-union activities.
    Plus the IBEW has won a decade-long fight to get the first contract with Comcast and the NLRB may be able to make card check a reality after card check legislation continues to be stalled in the Legislature.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

birchy82 ,

Best way to get your news on politics

Really funny show with substance. Most other political podcasts are dry and boring. I feel like these are people you would BS with over a beer. Great show!

union lover 92 ,

Great show

This is a great show that focuses on union issues and politics!

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