Posts Tagged ‘May Day’
the post may day special We’re celebrating--better late than never--the international day of worker solidarity--May Day--with a two hour special. In hour one: a radio documentary on America’s greatest socialist leader, Gene Debs, produced in 1979 by one Bernard Sanders. You’ll hear Bernie himself delivering some of Debs’ greatest [...]
* Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Takes Her Seat in Parliament - FSRN * Federally-Backed Student Loan Interest Rates Set to Double on July 1, 2012 - KCSB * CSU Students from Six Campuses Begin Hunger Strike - KCSB * New California Legislation Aims to Halt Driving Under the Influence of Prescription Drugs - KCSB Producer: Monica Lopez Engineer: [...]
* U.S. President Barack Obama and Afghan President Hamid Karzai Sign a Security Agreement that Outlines Cooperation Between the Two Countries After 2014 - KCSB *At demonstrations in St. Petersburg, LGBT activists express political demands - FSRN *A federal judge blocks new rules from the labor department after corporations file a lawsuit that [...]
* 13 CSU Students Say They Will Begin a Hunger Strike On Wednesday - KCSB * Pakistan Condemns a U.S. Drone Attack in North Waziristan that Left 3 People Dead - FSRN * Arizonans March for Human Rights in Flagstaff - FSRN Engineer: Elizabeth Gutierrez Anchor: Monica Lopez
"Frank 'n' George" switches into overtime for its listeners to kick off the work week, bringing a second show of May Day-inspired songs about jobs, unions, bosses, and Johnny Paycheck's end-to-employment anthem properly punked up.