articles tagged "Fighting Forward"

Exit Zero: Family and Class in Postindustrial Chicago

Monday, 10 June 2013 | A Public Affair

On Monday, June 10th host John Quinlan talked with Christine Walley about her book “Exit Zero: Family and Class in Postindustrial Chicago.” This book centers around inter-generational stories of families, including Walley’s own family, who were affected by the closing of steel mills in Chicago. more »

Fighting Forward, A Labor And Working Class Summit

Thursday, 6 June 2013 | buzz
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                    Jacque Pokorney and Dave Poklinkoski of IBEW Local 2304 joined Tony Castaneda on the Thursday 8 O’Clock Buzz to talk about Fighting Forward 2013 in Madison. Fighting Forward is a national labor and working class summit. This year, the conference takes place in Madison, Wisconsin.   more »

The Working-Class Majority

Monday, 3 June 2013 | A Public Affair

On the Monday, June 3rd show of A Public Affair, host Stu Levitan talked with author Michael Zweig about his book “The Working-Class Majority”. This book discusses issues of class and class stigmatization in America. more »

“Fighting Forward” Labor Summit

Monday, 20 May 2013 | A Public Affair

On the second half of the Monday, May 20th show, John Quinlan was joined by Jacque Pokorney and Patrick Barrett. They previewed the “Fighting Forward: A Labor and Working Class Summit” which will be held in Madison June 12th-15th. more »

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