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HEARTLAND LABOR FORUM
Program List - Year 2002

Every Thursday 6:30-7:30 P.M.

01/03 New Year's Blast from the Past: The Best of HLF
01/10 Teamsters Organizing Defense Workers - a call-in show
01/17 (Ash)crafting the Constitution: The Loss of Liberty since September 11 and How It Could Affect Workers
01/24 Mooreover, Fast Track in the Senate
01/31 Peek and Spy: Workplace Surveillance
02/07 Magazine: Payday Loans - A Sweetheart of a Deal; Guatemalan Garment Workers Take On Sweatshop Owners; Gutting the ADA
02/14 Love's Labors Lost? News & Music Valentine Follies
02/21 Cutting the Bone and Leaving the Fat? - Missouri Budget Cuts and Welfare Deform Time Bomb
02/28 New Books on Labor: Three Strikes, From the People Who Brought You the Weekend, and Nickel and Dimed On (Not) Getting By in America.
03/07 Peek and Spy: Workplace Surveillance (rescheduled because of ice storm)
03/14 Healthcare Organizing in Kansas City Takes Off
03/21 The Power of Corporations I: Lori Wallach on Corporations and Free Trade Agreements and Kevin Danaher, author of Corporations Are Gonna Get Your Mama. Also special Women's History Month feature
03/28 The Power of Corporations II: Enron Around the Workers
04/04 Did You Miss the Recovery? Unemployment in Kansas City
04/11 Organizing the South: Salvation for Organized Labor?
04/18 Who Pays The Cost of War?
04/25 Can the Steel Industry Survive?
05/02 Fair Trade Day and Is Organizing a Core Activity?-UFCW vs. NLRB - Underwritten by The Coalition of Labor Union Women
05/09 Putting Out Fires in KCK: Firefighters Charge Race Discrimination and The Upcoming Midwest School for Women Workers - Underwritten by the Kansas City Allied Printing Trades Council
05/16 Unorganized Hospitals: Organizing Update and Patients Rights. Interview with the AFL-CIO's Peg Seminario, Director of the Safety & Health Department on the Politics of Ergonomics - Underwritten by the Greater Kansas City Metro Area Local of American Postal Workers Union
05/23 The War on Labor in Columbia: Your Tax Dollars at Work
05/30 The Politics of Immigration Reform and Undocumented Workers
06/06 How Safe Is Your Pension? - Underwritten by the Kansas City Allied Printing Trades Council
06/13 Unorganized Nursing Homes and Patient Rights
06/20 Shifting the Tax Burden to Workers - Underwritten by the Greater Kansas City Metro Area Local of American Postal Workers Union
06/27 Summer Reading: new books on Building Unions, Archer Daniels Midland and food, and more
07/04 Show preempted for KKFI July 4th Special
07/11 NAFTA's Chapter 11 and Other Free Trade Nightmares - Underwritten by Teamsters Local 955
07/18 HLF News and Music Follies - Underwritten by the Boilermakers Local 83
07/25 New Book: The Trajectory of Change-Activist Strategies for Social Transformation and John Cougar Mellancamp Sings About Working People - Underwritten by the Tri-County Labor Council of Eastern Kansas
08/01 Deporting the Huddled Masses and an Alternative: Immigrant Workers II - Underwritten by the United Autoworkers Local 249
08/08 Golden Acres of Greed: Nursing Homes II - Underwritten by the American Federation of Government Employees Local 1336
08/15 New Local Union Leaders - Underwritten by the Teamsters Local 955
08/22 The Life of a Labor Mediator New Book: Raise the Floor- Wages and Policies That Work for All of Us - Underwritten by United Autoworkers Local 249
08/29 When A Nonunion Phone Company Calls, What Do You Say? - Underwritten by the Greater Kansas City Allied Printing Trades Council
09/05 Patriotism, 9/11, and Workers Rights - Underwritten by United Autoworkers Local 249
09/12The Banks Play Their Master Card: How Bankruptcy "Reform" Deals You Out - Underwritten by Tri-County Labor Council of Eastern Kansas 0 AFL-CIO
09/19 Songs from The Boss and a Steelworker: Bruce Springsteen and Mike Stout - Underwritten by Teamsters Local 955
09/26 Speak out on Corporate Greed - Live from KCK Community College and The Mobilization Against the IMF and World Bank - Underwritten by the Roofers Local 20
10/03 State of the Economy - Underwritten by Millwrights Local 1529
10/10 Living Wage Coming to a Town Near You and Ashcroft's TIPS program - Underwritten by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 814
10/17 Election 2002 Candidate Forum - Underwritten by international Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 53
10/24 How To Cure Nursing Home Staff Infections: Organize - Underwritten by American Postal Workers Union Greater Metro Area Local
10/31 A Halloween Horror Story: The Wal-Martian Chronicles - Underwritten by the American Federation of Government Employees Local 1336
11/07 In the Eye of the Budget Storm: Missouri Public Employees Organize and Bargain - Underwritten by American Federation of Government Employees Local 1336
11/14 The Health Midwest Sale: For Patients or Profits? - Underwritten by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 53
11/21 GST: from Molten Steel to Cold Slag; What Has Become of the Workers? - Underwritten by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 814
11/28 Digest This! The Heartland Labor Forum Thanksgiving Follies - Underwritten by the Millwrights Local 1529
12/05 Lessons from the Oklahoma Right to Work Fight - Underwritten by Roofers Local 20
12/12 The New Jungle: 21st Century Meatpacking and its Immigrant Workers - Underwritten by Teamsters Local 955
12/19 Shaft-Hartley: The Struggle on the Docks and Retail Hell at Dillards - Underwritten by United Autoworkers Local 249
12/26 Swedish Workers Talk About Their Unions and Voices from Labor Tech 2002 - Underwritten by Millwrights Local 1529

 

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