• 01:01

    L.A. Steel Show / Union Issues

    in News

    Tonight we bring you the latest AFL-CIO reports on union issues, strikes, protests, and politics, also an interview with Larry Dorman Public Affairs Coodinator for AFSCME Union Councl 4. 

  • 01:50

    Drumbeats of War w/Syria; Leaving the AFL-CIO

    in Politics

    Welcome to Independent Underground Radio LIVE - MICHIGAN'S TOP POLITICO PROGRAM - Tuesday, September 3, 2013 program.On today's show beginning at Noon ET SHARP, we'll discuss:-The Drumbeats of War are beginning in Syria. Over Labor Day Weekend, President Obama summoned Congressional Officials back to the White House to discuss launching an attack again Syria. The Middle East Nation is accused of using Chemical Weapons to stop protests against the Government, taking the lives of thousands of Syrian residents. We'll discuss.-The International Longshoreman and Warehouse Union have left the AFL-CIO two days before Labor Day. We'll discuss the on-going issues with the ILWU and AFL-CIO and discuss has union politicking in Washington D.C. took over fighting for workers rights on the job. Independent Underground Radio LIVE FEATURED THIRD YEAR ON BTR Political Talk podcast is based out of Ann Arbor covering Michigan and National Politics, breaking news and more.   Host Monica RW is an owner/writer for the popular Independent Underground News website, media consultant for ROJS Media LLC, a experienced grassroots and elected local political leader, and brings her researched Independent opinions to the political issues of the day.   Call into the show with your thoughts and opinions at 347-934-0185 or tweet us @IUNewsTalk.

  • 01:00

    L.A. STEEL SHOW / UNION ISSUES

    in News

    Tonight we focus on union issues, retail strikes on Black Friday, minimum wage, CEO pay, police unions responses to Ferguson and other riots and the Wilson resignation. Special guests interviews with AFL-CIO and AFSCME spokesmen.

  • 01:33

    The Hoodie Awards & Roger Harris moving to AFL-CIO

    in Radio

    Welcome to Our Own Voices Live with your hosts:  Angela Thomas, Roger Harris and Rodney Smith
    Our Topic(s) today: “Steve Harvey's Neighborhood (Hoodies) Awards & Roger Harris appointed by the AFL-CIO, Florida State Federation and Central Florida CLC interview panel as their first Central Labor Council field staff.” We will also discuss the multi-city, "Our Own Voices Summer Book Drive for Literacy Independency"  
    If you have a question, comment or just want to listen, give us a call:  (347) 826-9600 Near a computer you can listen in or chat with us here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/our-own-voices/2013/08/10/roger-harris-selected-afl-cio-floridas-1st-clc-field-staff
    August is National Black Business Month
     
     
    Our Own Voices Live is a radio show featuring people and stories from our community in Las Vegas, the surrounding area and some place near you. America is the greatest country on earth due to its cultural diversity and not in spite of it. Our mission is to help bridge the cultural and ethnic divide in America by working together to build the greatest bridge in history to unite us

  • 02:02

    The Election Boycott Advocates Welcome Stewart Acuff to the Show.

    in Politics Progressive

    This week on Carson's Corner, 11-16-14, the Election Boycott Advocates welcome Stewart Acuff to the show. Stewart returns to Carson's Corner to discuss the current state of affairs of the nation, plus he'll give his take on the Election Boycott Advocates.  This is a discussion you don't want to miss. Tune into Carson's Corner at 9pm tomorrow night.


     


    Here is more information about Stewart from his website:  Stewart Acuff is the Organizing Director of the National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees 1199 in Philadelphia.


    He served as the Organizing Director of the AFL-CIO from 2001-2008. He worked as Chief of Staff of the Utility Workers Union of America until May, 2012.


    Acuff makes regular media appearances on Your World with Neil Cavuto on Fox News. He is also a regular on The Thom Hartmann Show, Charles Showalter’s The Union Edge radio show, and many others.


    Stewart has written two books, Playing Bigger Than You Are: A Life in Organizing and Getting America Back to Work, which was coauthored by Dr. Richard Levins.


    http://stewartacuff.com/

  • 01:50

    Friends of Clayton Transit Coalition: Votes Yes To MARTA

    in Elections

    This Week's Show: LouddMouth Radio Network Covers the MARTA Transit Vote in Clayton County, Georgia with organizational partners & leaders collaborating as the "Friends of Clayton Transit Coalition headquartered in Riverdale, Georgia. 


    Friends of Clayton Transit Coalition is only one day away from eye witnessing the return of jobs, return of transit and the entry of MARTA to Clayton County, Georgia. The Friends of Clayton Transit- newly coined "The Clayton Model" has become one of the most historic collaborative models of unlikely allies within multiple disciplines strategically working together for the common good of Clayton County. This comprised group of businesses, grass root organizations and community involvement have implemented grass root campaigns and has advocated multiple policies for 4 years united in a share space with a shared mission. Founder & President of Friends of Clayton Transit Coalition: Roberta Abdul Salaam, National AFL-CIO Executive Vice President Tefere Gebre, Katie Foster of AFL-CIO Georgia, Deborah Scott of Georgia STAND-UP, Fredrick Hicks of Friends of Clayton Transit Coalition, Reginald Davis of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 732, Brionte McCorkle of Georgia Sierra Club. 

  • 00:59

    ACTIVIST DAVID R. NEWBY : AFL/CIO & single payer strategy

    in Politics Progressive

    Activist DAVID R. NEWBY from Wisconsin has been a working for economic justice and social justice since the civil rights and anti-war movement in the 1960s & 1970s and is still very active
    David is President Emeritus of the Wisconsin State AFL-CIO so he has a unique perspective on what is happening inside and outside the labor union's stance on workers' rights as Governor Walker leads an assault on hard earned benefits.
    Mr. Newby traveled to D.C. last weekend to attend a strategizing meeting for making available Single Payer Health Care.
    David has been especially involved in working for health care reform in order to ensure all people have access to high quality and affordable health care. He is one of the founders and now on the Steering Committee of the Labor Campaign for Single Payer Health Care.
    David was a teacher before working full time for the labor movement. In 1981 he initiated the teaching of labor history in schools and successfully worked for the passage of 2009 legislation which requires the teaching of the history of organized labor and the collective bargaining process.
    He is also a leader of the U.S. Labor Against War working to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan so the resources can be shifted to the domestic needs in the USA.
    Mr. Newby is a recognized national leader in political action and member mobilization, innovative workforce training and economic development, legislative initiative on behalf of working families and aggressive representation of the interests of all working people.
    David has led legislative campaigns for Family and Medical Leave, improved health and safety in the workplace, plant closing notification, expanded access to health care, and increases in the Minimum Wage.
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  • 00:40

    InformationWeek Live for the week of December 7, 2014

    in Technology

    Join us for a roundup of the top stories on InformationWeek.com for the week of December 7, 2014. The show begins with The Week in :60, then we'll be talking with the InformationWeek.com editors and correspondents who brought you the top stories of the week to get the "story behind the story." We'll be sure to wrap things up with the always thought-provoking Geekend writer David Wagner.


    In our first segment we’ll talk with InformationWeek.com editor Chris Murphy about the hospitality industry CIO who’s on the hunt for 100 talented new people for his organization. The specific skills he needs — and the way he’s going about finding them — might well surprise you. They’ll certainly be thought-provoking if you’re on the lookout for your own new IT talent.


    Next, in a happy holiday season filled with security Grinches eager to steal your personal data along with the digital roast beast, Dark Reading’s Sara Peters has a ray of hope with her story on major progress in universal two-factor authentication.  The new standards might not save this Christmas but might they be enough to make 2015 just a little bit brighter? Tune in to find out.


    Finally, Dave Wagner join us for a Geekend tale that looks at the latest data-intense solution to a problem that’s as old as Santa Claus and restless 5-year old children. You won’t want to miss this story on the technology that just might help you survive Christmas Eve.

  • 01:06

    L.A.Steel Show / Union Issues

    in News

    Tonight we discuss the midterm elections and what a Democratic defeat means to unions and to the country.

  • 01:01

    L.A.Steel Show / Union Issues

    in News

    Union Issues, AFL-CIO and AFSCME Unions, politics, immigration issues, minimum wage, workers' rights, Save the U.S Postal Service, Independent politics. Special reports and interviews with union leaders.

  • 03:03

    Live in the Cage: Maulding, Carson, Piliafas, Lawrence (part 2)

    in MMA

    Tonight, Dave "The Butcher" is joined by co-host Eric "E-Z-E" Ivey inside the starsmuskegon.com virtual studios for "Live in the Cage" here on the acslive.tv podcast network powered by Baker College, and brought to you by Genco Boots of Jackson, MI. Up first on the Every Victory Earned hotlines is newly-crowned SSFL welterweight champion Marcus Maulding. After that we talk to Joey "Drama" Carson, who will be competing this Saturday at the AFL's annual Toys for Tots benefit show, which is a pro-am for the first time! Up next is the promoter of the AFL, who just happens to be coming out for one last fight in front of the hometown crowd at the Leelanau Sands Casino. Our final guest of the night is returning to the industry he loves after a 17 month hiatus. Proprietor of the legendary and highly regarded GenesisFC, Josh Lawrence. 


     


     

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