Sat, 11 August 2012
Rick Smith, host of the Rick Smith Show live from the AFL-CIO's "Workers Stand for America" rally in Philadelphia.
Cliff Schecter of We Act Radio on Paul Ryan Veep pick.
Charlie Mitchell, TAN Editor-in-Chief on Ryan's record in Congress.
Allison Kilkenny, co-host of the progressive political podcast Citizen Radio (wearecitizenradio.com) and independent journalist who blogs at allisonkilkenny.com, on what RYan pick means for the class war and protests across the world against austerity.
Activist of the Week: Elsa Caballero is the SEIU Local 1 Texas State Director, on the raise she helped negotiate for striking janitors in Houston who make $9,000/year for their work, including many in the JP Morgan Chase tower. Leader of "Call me, Jamie" campaign to get Jamie Dimon's attention.
Alan Rosenblatt on Veep pick on Twitter.
Elizabeth McElroy, Secretary-Treasurer of Philadelphia Central Labor Council, live from the AFL-CIO's "Workers Stand for America" rally in Philadelphia. What is state of labor in Philly & PA?
How Do I Do That: How do I estimate what my Social Security benefits would be? Social Security's 77th birthday on August 14.