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Busting the Myth of Lazy Youth

Are you one of those people who thinks that the kids are lazy? That they can’t get to work on time? No work ethic. Are going to make the U.S. fall behind. Guess what? They say that about every generation, and so this week on the Heartland Labor Forum we’re...

Justin Akers Chacon: The Case for Opening th Border and Why Doesn’t the NLRB Cover Ag and Domestice Workers? Might I Have to Do with Race?

Justin Akers Chacon author of The Border Crossed Us argues that our polices of open borders for goods and closed borders for people hurt all American workers. He makes the case for opening the U.S.-Mexico border. Then did you ever wonder why the law that protects the right to organize...

Jerry Wood of Teamsters Local 955 and Stories from the 1970s of Women in Non-Traditional Jobs with Jenny Agee – Trucker and Teamster Organizer

Do you ever think about the fact that just about everything you buy passes first through a warehouse? Then it gets delivered in a truck to a store or your house? The people who make that happen are often members of the Teamsters Union. This week on the Heartland Labor...