NATO Protests, Labor Fights Back, and More

Featuring DebraSweet, Mike Elk, Patrick Young, James Galgano, Tobias Caine, and Charles Rachlis

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NATO Protests, Labor Fights Back, and More

This show was broadcast May 18, 2012.

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Broadcast LIVE From Berkeley, California

Today on the Project Censored Show on Pacifica Radio, Join co-hosts Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips for a special on national labor issues with guest host Steve Zeltzer from Work Week Radio. We will talk with DebraSweet of World Cant Wait in Chicago live from the NATO protests, and Mike Elk, National labor correspondent for In These Times Magazine, and Patrick Young from United Steelworkers of America in Pittsburgh, PA about the resolution on health and safety at Richmond Chevron refinery that the Steelworkers will be presenting at the upcoming Chevron shareholders meeting May 30 in SF. During the second half of the show we will interview teacher and Union Rep James Galgano and security guard Tobias Caine regarding SF School District austerity measures and discrimination on the job at Dr. Martin Luther King Middle school in San Francisco. We will round out the hour with a brief update from Charles Rachlis, State Health and Safety worker on the Governor Brown’s new demand for more furloughs and cutbacks. Show Hosts: Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips, with Abby Martin of Media Roots.

Broadcast from Berkeley–Hard hitting News and Public Affairs with hosts Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips of Project Censored on KPFA’s morning show. The mission of Project Censored is to teach students and the public about the role of a free press in a free society – and to tell the News That Didn’t Make the News and Why. Originally broadcast on KPFA-Pacifica Radio on May 18, 2012.