Goodbye Broadcast, part 2

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This is the Union Edge’s last broadcast, and we’re going out with a bang. We thank you all for your support in the past 11 years. This isn’t an end, we’ll be continuing our work in the labor and progressive movements, and we hope that you’ll join us and do the same!

Guests this hour include Buck Geno, Jim Chase, Allen Kukovich and Chris Garlock

Buck Geno & Grace Trudell – Women in the Trades

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Buck Geno of Work in Progress Radio joins us with special guest Grace Trudell, Business Representative with IBEW Local 58 and member of the Detroit Chapter of the Coalition of Labor Union Women join us to talk about Grace’s experience as a women in the trade, recruiting new women to the trades, and women’s marches happening around the country.

Buck Geno – WIP Radio – How The NLRB Tip Rule Change Will Affect Women

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Buck Geno of Work in Progress Radio joins us to talk about the terrible implications forced tip sharing would have on the restaurant industry, particularly with women and single mothers. Buck also talk about “special funds” for politicians to use in the event they need legal protection caused by their own wrong doings, and whether or not this should be taxpayer funded.

Buck Geno & Tom Good – Retired NLRB Board Member Discusses The NLRB Itself

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Buck Geno of Work in Progress Radio invites retired NLRB board member Tom Good on the program to talk about how the pendulum of workers rights has swung from left to right over the years and what the Trump NLRB did recently to take away bargaining rights of some workers.