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.


306 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Rocio Burgos & Ty Messiah
Interview by Ken Winkes: Ty and Rocio explain their efforts to pass a Seattle Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights and Domestic Workers Standards Board.

  • Added: Sep 21, 2018
  • Length: 27:58

  • Added: Sep 14, 2018
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Paul Hope
Interview by Ken Winkes: Paul explains the Washington State teachers’ current salary negotiations.

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  • Added: Sep 07, 2018
  • Length: 28:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Liz Shuler
Interviews by Lori Province: Liz Shuler explains the AFL-CIO’s commission on the future of work.

  • Added: Aug 31, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Shaine Truscott, SEIU 775
Interview by Gary Kanter: Shaine discusses the unionization history of long term care workers and what their workplace is like.

  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Mike Elliott
Interview by Ken Winkes: Mike continues his story about his concern for train safety that lead him to become a whistle blower and put his own caree...

  • Added: Aug 17, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Mike Elliott
Interview by Ken Winkes: Mike describes his concern for train safety, which eventually puts his own career on the line.

  • Added: Aug 10, 2018
  • Length: 28:04
Caption: Theo Anderson
Interview by Ken Winkes: Theo continues his discussion about the rise of support for progressive issues and candidates across the nation.

  • Added: Aug 03, 2018
  • Length: 27:58
Caption: Theo Anderson
Interview by Ken Winkes: Theo explains what happened to the middle class and why the rise of support for progressive candidates.

  • Added: Jul 27, 2018
  • Length: 27:58
Caption: Reece Williams
Interview by Lori Province: Reece talks about the local Emergency Medical Services Levy.

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Monika Warner
Interview by Lori Province: Monika Warner explains the US aviation systems and how workers keep the flying public safe.

  • Added: Jul 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:03
Caption: Andrea Doll
Interview by Ken Winkes: Andrea compares human rights in Guatemala with the United States.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2018
  • Length: 28:06
Caption: Andrea Doll
Interview by Ken Winkes: Andrea examines human rights in Guatemala from firsthand experience.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Michele and Edgar
Interview by Lori Province: Edgar and Michele discuss agricultural and food workers with a focus on Sarbanand Farms in Whatcom County.

  • Added: Jun 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:08
Caption: Edgar Franks
Interview by Lori Province: Edgar discusses agricultural and food workers.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2018
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Michele Stelovich
Interview by Lori Province: Michele Stelovich explains why Labor is engaging in economic development.

  • Added: Jun 08, 2018
  • Length: 27:55
Caption: Gary and Mike
Mike and Gary continue their Songs of Progress featuring music that has impacted the lives of working people with songs and history of Joe Hill.

  • Added: May 30, 2018
  • Length: 28:04
Caption: Ben Day, Healthcare Now
Interview by Ken Winkes: Ben gives a report on the politics of single payer healthcare.

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: April Sims, WSLC
Interview by Gary Kanter: April discusses how organized Labor is managing in Washington State.

  • Added: May 18, 2018
  • Length: 27:56
Caption: Jennifer Tran
Interview by Ken Winkes: Jennifer talks about the “Building an Inclusive Economy” report.

  • Added: May 11, 2018
  • Length: 28:03