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Dystopian Novelist Dave Eggers, Author of The Every and the Circle

What would happen if a global social media empire merged with the world’s largest online retailer? Would everything become company business? Join award-winning author Dave Eggers, author of Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, on this week’s Heartland Labor Forum and his newest,: The Every, a dystopian vision of the future. ...

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The Need to Ban Anti-Union Captive Audience Meetings

The National Labor Relations Board’s General Counsel Jennifer Abruzzo wants to bust the union busters. She’s moving to outlaw anti-union captive audience meetings where employers push workers to vote against union organizing drive. We’ll hear from Abruzzo, some workers who have been forced to attend these one-side rants and with...

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Kansas Legislative Wrap-up with the Kansas AFL-CIO’s John Nave and Union Leaders Series: Chris Fairbanks – Independence Firefighter

The Kansas Legislature isn’t done yet, but there’s plenty to talk about, like workers compensation, food sales tax, redistricting, voter suppression, sports gambling, and how to spend a $3 billion budget. This week on the Heartland Labor Forum, we’ll talk to the Kansas AFL-CIO’s Executive VP, John Nave on what...

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The Missouri Apprentice Ready Program and Kim Kelly with her new Untold History of American Labor

Thinking about a career as a skilled trades person? Need some prep to qualify? We’ll talk to Rudy Chavez about the new Missouri Apprentice Ready Program. Then Kim Kelly, labor columnist for Teen Vogue has new book: Fight Like Hell! The Untold History of American Labor is getting lots of...

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