Labor Radio

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Mon, 05/03/2021 - 6:00pm to 6:30pm
A conversation with President Emeritus William 'Bill' Lucy regarding a comparison of the AFSCME Local 1733 strike and today's modern day labor movement.

Join hosts Tina Turner-Morfitt ,  Dr. Audrey Terrell and Deborah Hall  for the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists segment of Labor Radio. Our guest will be the President Emeritus of the International Coalition of Black Trade Unionists, William ‘Bill’ Lucy.  Our conversation with Brother Lucy is a shortened version of an hour long interverview and draws a comparison of  actions and motivation of the memorable strike of AFSCME Local 1733 in Memphis, TN and today’s modern day labor movement. Please  check out our CBTU Facebook page for the interview in its entirety.  It covers an expansive range of topics to include COVID 19,  the nationwide attacks on voting rights and the economic contributions of Black workers. This unedited version of our interview  with Brother Lucy, will be made available during the week of  May 9, 2021. 

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