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.


309 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Paul Hope, Educator
Interview by Ken Winkes: Paul goes over what could happen to education and teachers in the Washington’s 2017 legislative session.

  • Added: Jun 24, 2016
  • Length: 28:40
Caption: Paul Hope, Educator
Interview by Ken Winkes: Paul goes over what happen to funding of education in Washington’s legislative session.

  • Added: Jun 17, 2016
  • Length: 56:10
Caption: UFCW Hospital Workers
Interview by Ken Winkes: John Bennett and Tony Harrah talk about the Skagit Hospital current contract negotiations.

  • Added: Jun 10, 2016
  • Length: 28:06
Caption: Annual Western Worker Labor Heritage Festival
Katie Ryan, IATSE Local 16, Maimuna Syed, CA Labor Federation, Rachael Warino, CA Labor Federation

  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 28:37
Caption: Western Workers Labor Heritage Festival
George Mann, Folk Singer, Rebel Voices, Political Singing Duo, Chris Chandler, Singer-Songwriter, Luci Murphy, Cultural Warrior

  • Added: May 27, 2016
  • Length: 28:36
Caption: Western Workers Labor Heritage Festival
Shelley Kessler, Labor Council, Charlie King, Musical Political Satirist, and Hali Hammer, Singer-Songwriter Interview by Gary Kanter: Shelley, Cha...

  • Added: May 20, 2016
  • Length: 27:58
Caption: Sharon Abreu & Mike Hurwicz
Sharon and Mike, two passionate and harmonious voices for being, feeling, speaking and singing for peace and environmental sustainability, talk and...

  • Added: May 06, 2016
  • Length: 28:11
Caption: Labor Archives of Washington
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Conor examines the Chateau St. Michelle Grape Boycott in conjunction with the Labor Archives of Washington’s second an...

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  • Added: May 06, 2016
  • Length: 27:48
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Farm Workers: Boycott Driscolls
Interview by Gary Kanter: Chelsea and Stephanie report on the successful Farm Worker West Coast Tour. For more information, go to https://boycott...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 28:05
Caption: Campaign L&I Committee
Interview by Ken Winkes: Hector and Silverio explain what the problems are at the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 28:09
Caption: Hector Franco and Dr. Silverio Arenas
Interview by Ken Winkes: Hector and Silverio are part of a grassroots organization that wants to reform the Washington State Department of Labor a...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2016
  • Length: 28:10
Caption: Tia Koonse, UCLA Labor Center
Interview by Ken Winkes: Tia discusses wage thief and how it affects local economies. For more information, go to http://www.labor.ucla.edu/ or ht...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2016
  • Length: 28:16
Caption: Tia Koonse, UCLA Labor Center
Tia Koonse, Legal and Policy Research Manager for UCLA Labor Center Interview by Ken Winkes: Tia explains the reports on low-wages, the people who...

  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 28:06
Caption: Ramsey Kanaan, PM Press
Interview by Gary Kanter: Ramsey discusses publishing, PM Press, and that ideas matter. PM Press seeks to create radical and stimulating fiction a...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:06
Caption: Jerry Mead-Lucero, Labor Express Radio
Interview by Rich Austin: Jerry talks about how working class issues are not covered by our main stream media. For more information, go to https:...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2016
  • Length: 27:51
Caption: Dr. James Hart
Dr. James Hart, General Physician & Public Health Educator at the University of Minnesota, Part 2 Interview by Rich Austin: Dr. James Hart discus...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2016
  • Length: 27:56
Caption: Dr. James Hart
Interview by Rich Austin: Dr. James Hart explains single payer healthcare and why healthcare is an obligation of a civilized society.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2016
  • Length: 28:27
Caption: Conor Casey, Archivist
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event h...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2016
  • Length: 28:11
Caption: PSARA
Interview by Ken Winkes: Robby and Steve, members of the Puget Sound Alliance for Retirement Action, disclose what they have in mind regarding ret...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:28
Caption: Jesse Hagopian
Interview by Ken Winkes: Jesse goes over the pros and cons of the new educational federal law called Every Student Succeeds Act and much more.

  • Added: Feb 12, 2016
  • Length: 28:17