Trump's Mass Deportations - Which Side Are You On? - 03-15-17
By Doug Cunningham As deportations and raids on undocumented immigrant workers happen across America it is being resisted by organized labor, immigrant rights groups, clergy and sanctuary communities. They resist because the vast majority of undocumented workers have committed no other crimes and are simply working and raising their families.
Global Unemployment Is Growing As Global Unions Conference Meets - 03-15-17
By Doug Cunningham Global unemployment is expected to grow substantially this year. The Education International global union is trying to do something about it. Radio Labour's C Marie Ainsborough reports. [C Marie Ainsborough]: "More than 60 participants from over 40 countries are meeting in Brussels this week to figure out how to grow employment in the education sector.
Nearly Half Of Contractors On Maryland State Projects Have Safety Violations - 03-15-17
By Doug Cunningham Public Citizen says nearly half of major construction contracts awarded by the state of Maryland were cited for worker safety violations. Over the past five years 46 percent of the companies awarded major construction contracts worth $100,000 or more had OSHA safety citations.