Last week, San Francisco awoke to a bright orange sky from the wildfires raging throughout the West Coast. For our first segment, we discuss what it means to prepare for and co-exist with increased wildfire risk and longer fire seasons with professor Dave McWethy, who researches fire and climate at Montana State University. Then, we […]
Allen Ruff speaks with Becky Schigiel, Executive Director of Worker Justice Wisconsin, and local historian Sergio González, who is author of the recent Mexicans in Wisconsin. They discuss immigrants rights, labor rights, wage theft and other illegal employment practices, and the history of Mexican workers in Wisconsin.
Worker Justice Wisconsin works toward fair wages, safe working conditions, and promotes collective bargaining for all workers in Wisconsin. Jan Miyasaki talks with Executive Director Becky Schigiel about the organization and an upcoming fundraising faith-labor breakfast on April 27th.