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Labor Radio Podcast Network’s Weekly Wednesday Livestream interviews labor leaders about current labor issues with rotating hosts made up of network members. Guests for February 17th, 2021 of LRPN Livestream included Josh Brewer (Lead organizer for RWDSU, BAmazonUnion) and Wayne Blanchard (UAW 2B Ohio and Indiana Regional Director). LRPN Co-Hosts: Mark Gevaart (My Labor Radio) and David Story (Valley Labor Report) Topics Discussed:
- Organizing Amazon in Alabama
- The size of the UAW in the US & Region 2B
- The diversity of UAW represented workers
- Why are politics so important for Union members to be involved in?
- Why do we give back to our communities, donating time serving, mentoring, fundraising?