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Kansas City's only radio show about the workplace and the labor movement.
RADIO THAT TALKS BACK TO THE BOSS!

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Latest shows
Oct. 12  The Right to Protest: A Roundtable Discussion
Oct. 5  ADAPT Disabling Medicaid and The Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Uniting Rail Workers
Sept. 28  Lane Windham, Knocking on Labor’s Door: Union Organizing in the 1970s and the Roots of the New Economic Divide and The NAACP Travel Advisory
Sept. 21  Trump Attack on the Federal Workforce and Does It Pay to Go to College?
Sept. 14  The Right to Work Signature Campaign and Greitens’ Dark Money
Sept. 7  Shame on Carl Icahn and Preemption and the Minimum Wage

for links mentioned on show go to archived shows

THURSDAYS 6:00-7:00 PM
FRIDAYS 5:00-6:00 AM

live streaming at www.kkfi.org

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September-October 2017 schedule

Download our weekly calendar October 12, 2017

News flash!!!  Heartland Labor Forum has won the International Labor Communications Labor Media Contest:
First place in Best Longform Audio to Judy Ancel for July 14, 2016 show: Do Harley’s Dreams of Personal Freedom Extend to Its Workers
Second place in Best Audio Podcast or Radio Broadcast to Cris Mann and KCMO teachers for November 10 show: Defending Public Educaiton in Kansas City

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October

Oct. 19  The Great Job Creation Scam: Wisconsin’s New “FoxCon” and Subsidizing Robot Jobs
Underwritten by The International Association of Fire Fighters Local 42 and IBEW Local 124

Oct. 26  Do Japanese Workers Have Rights? And Al Gore’s Inconvenient Sequel
Underwritten by Blake & Uhlig P.A. and Construction & General Laborers Local 1290

 

 

   Listen to HLF Features:

The News from Our Side
Safety First with Mary Erio
Remembering Our Struggle with Ariana Eakle
Know Your Rights with Angie Williams
Washington Window on Workers with Mark Gruenberg

 

Labor Day 2013

Labor Day Parade 2013

Listen to WIN - Workers Independent News on KKFI

weekdays 4:57 & 6:57 AM and 3:00 PM

Celebrating 28 years on the air since 1989!
2016, 2015, 2013 and 2009 Winner of
ILCA Media Contest!

Listen to our winning entries
Shawn Saving's In Coal Blood: The Kansas Coal Debate
Jan Brill's Don't Be Ladylike: Scab Mugging and The
    Children's Crusade

Tino Scalici's Jerry Tucker: Labor Visionary
Cris Mann's Ferguson: Anytown USA
Michael Savwoir & Cris Mann Labor Marchers for Civil Rights

Tino Scalici's Joe Hill: The First 100 Years
Tino Scalici and Cris Mann's
UAW Auto Negotiations: No More Tiers? and A New Crop of Women Leaders Report Back from the Midwest School for Women Workers

The Heartland Labor Forum is a weekly one-hour radio show about the workplace and economic issues on community radio KKFI in Kansas City. It has been on the air since 1989.

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The Heartland Labor Forum is produced by volunteers from Kansas City unions and sponsored by Worker Education & Labor Studies at UMKC. For information or to volunteer, call (816) 235-1470, fax (816) 235-2834, or email us.

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