Books & Beats with Stu Levitan The Mic 92.1 FM
Sunday, March 27
Brigid O'Farrell has written an important and powerful book about one of the greatest friends labor has ever had, She Was One of Us: Eleanor Roosevelt and the American Worker. [Cornell Univ. Press] An in-depth conversation about ER, FDR, Walter Reuther, John L. Lewis, et al. (Are you listening, Governor?)
Labor activist and journalist Steve Early is coming to Madison for a talk and labor symposium this Friday and Saturday at the Labor Temple, 1602 S. Park Street. But first, a discussion of his new book examining the rise and fall of Andy Stern and the Service Employees International Union, The Civil Wars in U.S. Labor: Birth of a New Workers' Movementor Death Throes of the Old? [Haymarket Books]
Hope you can join us, live or download.