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Triangle Shirtwaist Fire- A Tragedy of the Past?

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

Media & The Wisconsin Labor Struggle

Wednesday, March 9th, 2011

Media and the Wisconsin Labor Struggle from John Quinlan on Vimeo.

Moderator Bob McChesney joins John Nichols (The Nation), Frank Emspak (Workers Independent News), Molly Stentz (WORT-FM Community Radio), Matt Rothschild (The Progressive), and Lisa Graves (Center for Media and Democracy) in a discussion of how the newsmedia have reported on and influenced the American labor movement historically, and in the context of the recent Wisconsin Labor Struggle. Recorded Thursday, March 3, 2011 at Madison, Wisconsin’s historic Orpheum Theater. Produced under the auspices of the Labor and Working Class Studies Project, an initiative linking labor, campus, and community.