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.


305 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Bobbi, Tom, Kristen of  PSARA
Kristen Biefus, Tom Lux, and Bobby Righi of Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action (PSARA), Just Transition, Part 1

Bought by WSLR


  • Added: Jan 03, 2014
  • Length: 28:20
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bobbi, Tom, Kristen of  PSARA
Kristen, Bobby, and Tom explain what happens when there is high unemployment and low wages and then tell us what we need to do to create an economy...

Bought by NPR Illinois


  • Added: Jan 10, 2014
  • Length: 28:21
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: OURWalmart Members & Community Organizer
OURWalmart members, Betty Shove and Patty Mannion with OURWalmart Community Organizer, Jeremy Blomberg Interview: Betty and Patty tell personal ...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 28:12
Caption: Angelica Guillen
Angelica Guillen, Activist, Farm Worker, Educator, and Poet, Part 1 Interview: Angelica, a local artist, describes her life growing up in a migran...

  • Added: May 22, 2014
  • Length: 27:46
Caption: Peter Olney
Interview: Peter reflects on the lousy trade agreements and what we need to do to fight back.

  • Added: May 16, 2014
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Peter Olney
Peter Olney, Former Organizing Director of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, Part 1 Interview: Peter explains that the Trade Adjus...

  • Added: May 09, 2014
  • Length: 27:54
Caption: Sonny Ochs
Interview: Sonny recalls many aspects and events of Phil’s life and we play his songs. Phil was the iconic folk singer of the 60’s and 70’s and wr...

  • Added: May 02, 2014
  • Length: 27:54
Caption: Lynne Dodson, Washington State Labor Council
Lynne Dodson, Secretary-Treasurer of the Washington State Labor Council Interview: Lynne is passionate about shared prosperity, workers deserving ...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2014
  • Length: 28:27
Caption: Anne Feeney, Singer-Song Writer
Anne talks about her life as an activist, agitator, mom, and much more and the show will highlight three of Anne’s favorite songs.

Bought by KVNF


  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Paul Hope, President of the Washington Education Association Fourth Corner
Paul Hope, President of the Washington Education Association Fourth Corner, Part 2 Interview: Paul explains what happened to education during the...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 27:58
Caption: Paul Hope, President of the Washington Education Association Fourth Corner
Paul reviews America’s history by noting the resurgence of the wealthy to take control of public money and government while also stating that the m...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2014
  • Length: 27:43
Caption: Mark Lowry, President of the NWWCLC
Interview: Mark lets us know that Labor feels protective of the middle class because Labor help create it and as we keep exporting our manufacturi...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2014
  • Length: 28:32
Caption: Founders of We Do The Work
Interview: Rich, Ken, and Janet have a conversation about their guests, what are the major challenges facing workers today, and why they asked Gar...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2014
  • Length: 27:44
Caption: Founders of We Do The Work
Interview: Rich Austin, Ken Winkes, and Janet McKinney introduce themselves and converse about the history and format of the show.

  • Added: Mar 14, 2014
  • Length: 28:25
Caption: Joseph Uehlein
Interview: Joe talks more about the programs of the Labor Network for Sustainability. He also states for the cost of the Afghanistan and Iraqi War...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 27:49
Caption: Joseph Uehlein
Joe describes the mission and activities of the Labor Network for Sustainability and includes letting us know how corporations successfully pit wor...

  • Added: Feb 28, 2014
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Shift Change: Worker Owned Cooperatives
Melissa and Mark, who produced Shift Change, explain worker cooperatives and how they offer an alternative to the often crass, uncaring, and dehuma...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2014
  • Length: 28:26
Caption: Shift Change: Worker Owned Cooperatives
Melissa and Mark, who produced Shift Change, explain worker owned cooperatives and how they offer an alternative to corporatism and their disrespec...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2014
  • Length: 27:53
Caption: WAmend Logo
Kim is helping to pass Initiative 1329 to restore our voice in our democracy; this initiative will tell our representatives we want Citizens United...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2014
  • Length: 28:10
Caption: Angelica Guillen
Angelica, a local artist, talks about her life after growing up in a migrant camp, her father, being an educator, as an activist as well as reading...

  • Added: May 30, 2014
  • Length: 28:12