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Program Information
 Labor Express Radio 
 Weekly Program
 Jerry Mead-Lucero - Labor Express Radio  
 Attribution Non-commercial (by-nc) 
This is the full 3-1-10 episode of the Labor Express Radio program.

This Wednesday, March 3rd, Chicago Jobs With Justice will be holding a public event their calling Durbin’s Diner at noon in Federal Plaza. The action, modeled on a Great Depression era soup line, will be used to highlight the continuing economic crisis and high unemployment and its impact on working people. Will hear from Susan Hurley, Executive Director of Chicago Jobs with Justice in a little bit about this action which is a part of a new campaign they are launching called… “The Emergency Campaign for Jobs”.

Later in the program will hear from Ireri Unzueta-Carrasco and David Morales of the Immigrant Youth Justice League about their new formed organization which is encouraging both college and high school students to take leadership in the struggle for Immigrant rights in Chicago. The Immigrant Youth Justice League or IYJL for short, is organizing this years immigrants rights march in Chicago on March 10th, the 4th anniversary of the March for immigrants rights held in 2006, one of the largest marches in the city’s history. Organizers hope to draw attention to Obama’s failure to move on pro-immigrant immigration reform.

Labor Express Radio is Chicago's only English language labor news and current affairs radio program. News for working people, by working people. Labor Express Radio airs every Monday morning at 10:00 AM on Chicago's Sound Alliance, WLUW, 88.7 FM. For more information, see our website at:
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