We Do the Work

Series produced by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio

Caption: We Do The Work
We Do The Work 

A radio program for workers!

A local worker radio program

Weekly features include News, Interviews, Music, and Comments.
We Do The Work believes American Workers are at the heart of our Economy and Culture and deserve dignity, respect, and a decent family wage.

302 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Alex Lawson, Social Security Works
Interview by Ken Winkes: Alex explains articulately, factually, and historically why Social Security is in good health.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Dr. Elizabeth Anderson
Interview by Ken Winkes: Dr. Anderson discusses her book “Private Government: How Employers Rule Our Lives (And Why We Don't Talk About It).”

  • Added: Oct 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Gary Kanter & Ken Winkes
Interview by Lori Province: Ken and Gary answer questions about their histories, passions, and how they decide on a show.

  • Added: Oct 04, 2019
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Regional Apprenticeship Pathways
Interview by Gary Kanter: Paul and Nate describe the Regional Apprenticeship Pathways (RAP) program.

  • Added: Sep 27, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: BlueGreen Alliance
Interview by Ken Winkes: Stephanie explains that tackling climate change and keeping meaningful livelihoods is one of the purposes of the blue-gree...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Joe Kendo, WSLC
Interview by Lori Province: Joe explains the new proposed overtime rules by the Washington State Labor and Industries Department.

  • Added: Sep 13, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
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Interview by Ken Winkes: Veronica talks about one of her other interests the “Labor Network for Sustainability.”

  • Added: Sep 06, 2019
  • Length: 27:59
Caption: Liz Shuler, AFL-CIO
Interview by Lori Province: Liz reports on the current labor issues for Labor Day.

  • Added: Aug 30, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Washington Fair Trade Coalition
Interview by Ken Winkes: Hillary gives an update on the current status of the USMCA Agreement (NAFTA Point 2).

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  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 27:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Inlandboatman's Union
Interview by Lori Province: Peter explains the history, work, and current issues of the Inlandboatman’s Union.

  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Jon Motl
Interview by Ken Winkes: Jon reveals what happened to Montana’s election laws. This story was made into a documentary called Dark Money and include...

  • Added: Aug 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Joe Kendo, WSLC
Interview by Lori Province: Joe gives the highlights of the 2019 Washington State legislature labor bills.

  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Jonathan Rosenblum
Interview by Ken Winkes: Jonathan explains his dispatched to help the residents organize for affordable housing.

  • Added: Jul 26, 2019
  • Length: 28:01

  • Added: Jul 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Judy Sharnes & Patty Rose
Interview by Lori Province: Patty and Judy inform us about union good and services in their area and how they are getting that information out to t...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Andy Nicholas
Interview by Ken Winkes: Andy continues his report on the WA State Legislature’s wins and losses for working families and explains more about the p...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2019
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Andy Nicholas
Interview by Ken Winkes: Andy reports on the WA State Legislature’s wins and losses for working families and explains what the policy center is abo...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: David Jepsen
Interview by Mike Dumovich: David discusses his new history book called Contested Boundaries.

  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Joel Bleifuss, In These Times
Interview by Ken Winkes: Joel talks about the 43-year history of the magazine along with its mission, operations, and current politics.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2019
  • Length: 27:58
Caption: Trevor Smith, BA for Local 292
Interview by Lori Province: Trevor talks about the importance of local politics and how his union helps their members engage with their officials.

  • Added: Jun 07, 2019
  • Length: 28:00