© 2021 KALW
KALW Public Media / 91.7 FM Bay Area
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Your Call: A new labor movement for the 21st century

vb_jonathan_rosenblum_1.jpg

  We’ll mark May 1st, International Workers Day by speaking with labor organizer Jonathan Rosenblum about his new book Beyond $15: Immigrant Workers, Faith Activists, and the Revival of the Labor Movement.

It’s the inside story of Seattle’s successful fight to become the first city to set a $15 minimum wage, and a guide to building a powerful and inclusive labor movement.

Guest:

Jonathan Rosenblum, union and community organizer, and the author of Beyond $15: Immigrant Workers, Faith Activists, and the Revival of the Labor Movement

Web Resources:

Jonathan Rosenblum

Book talk with Jonathan Rosenblum: UC Berkeley Labor Center

Salon: The fight for $15 is a fight for power: What corporations really stand to lose when minimum wage increases