105 episodes

UC Radio produces daily brief updates on DC-area labor news, events and history. Labor Live@5 features live music from the working class. Your Rights at Work is a weekly live call-in radio show about worker rights. All shows originate on WPFW 89.3 FM in the District of Columbia.

Union City Radio Metro Washington Council & 89.3 FM WPFW

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    • 4.5 • 8 Ratings

UC Radio produces daily brief updates on DC-area labor news, events and history. Labor Live@5 features live music from the working class. Your Rights at Work is a weekly live call-in radio show about worker rights. All shows originate on WPFW 89.3 FM in the District of Columbia.

    WPFW - Your Rights at Work Your Rights at Work - Thursday, December 1, 2022

    WPFW - Your Rights at Work Your Rights at Work - Thursday, December 1, 2022

    Chris Garlock / Ed Smith

    • 1 hr
    Union City Radio Think food prices are high now?

    Union City Radio Think food prices are high now?

    Supermarket workers warn Kroger-Albertsons merger would raise costs and cost jobs.Today’s labor quote: Jane St. Louis. Today’s labor history: “Bread and Roses” first published.    @wpfwdc #1u #unions #LaborRadioPod @AFLCIO @UFCW770 @ufcw324 @UFCW_3000 @UFCW5 @UFCW_7 @RealBankReform #solidarity #1u  
    Proud founding member of the Labor Radio Podcast Network.

    • 2 min
    Union City Radio Meet The People: Tambra Jackson

    Union City Radio Meet The People: Tambra Jackson

    National Gallery of Art union’s president on the best part of her job. Today’s labor quote: Mother Jones.Today’s labor history: Unionists and activists shut down WTO in Seattle.    @wpfwdc #1u #unions #LaborRadioPod @AFLCIO @AFGENational
    Proud founding member of the Labor Radio Podcast Network.

    • 2 min
    Union City Radio DC teachers reach tentative contract agreement

    Union City Radio DC teachers reach tentative contract agreement

    Deal recognizes “tireless efforts and sacrifice our teachers have made over the past three years.”  Today’s labor quote: WTU President Jacqueline Pogue Lyons, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and DCPS Chancellor Lewis Ferebee.Today’s labor history: NLRB rules that medical interns can unionize.    @wpfwdc #1u #unions #LaborRadioPod @AFLCIO #redfored @WTUTeacher @DCPSChancellor @MurielBowser
    Proud founding member of the Labor Radio Podcast Network.

    • 1 min
    Union City Radio Another La Colombe organizes

    Union City Radio Another La Colombe organizes

    Workers at the La Colombe Coffee Roasters Farragut location organize with UFCW 400; the Chinatown location organized the week before.Today’s labor quote: William Sylvis. Today’s labor history: Strike by 20,000 shuts down NYC papers.   @wpfwdc #1u #unions #LaborRadioPod @AFLCIO
    Proud founding member of the Labor Radio Podcast Network.

    • 2 min
    Union City Radio Union City Radio Highlights

    Union City Radio Union City Radio Highlights

    Labor already prepping for 2024; Kroger/Albertsons mega-merger “a travesty”; Sick days and holiday pay spark worker revolt; Thanks, American workersToday’s labor quote: “Pins and Needles”.Today’s labor history: 1,200 workers sit down at Midland Steel in Detroit.  @wpfwdc #1u #unions #LaborRadioPod @AFLCIO @UAW @UFCW400 @MorePerfectUS @kroger @Albertsons @smartunionworks @Teamsters BLET @UHLocal7 @unitehere
    Proud founding member of the Labor Radio Podcast Network.

    • 6 min

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