Monday, December 8, 2008

Grit TV Live: Chicago Workers Occupy Factory, Question Bailout

Barack Obama has said that Chicago workers who have occupied a factory are "absolutely right" to demand "benefits and payments that they've earned." Today GRITtv talks to New York Times labor reporter Steven Greenhouse, Mark Meinster, an organizer for the United Electrical Workers Union (UE), and Melvin Maclin, Vice President of UE Local 1110 on the Republic Windows sit in and why they're not buying the bailout. Followed by an interview with HOWARD ZINN.

1 comment:

Mberenis said...

Obama is making it better for us already! The bailout is spilling over into deals you'd never imagine. Most will miss out because they don't do the research. Bailout for Citizens