Daily Archives: November 28, 2015
The Nov. 30 edition of The Labor Forum on WRFG 89.3FM, 4-5pm every Monday, hears the latest on the struggle of Peoplestown residents to save their homes. Activists Alison Johnson and Tanya Washington talk about the relationship between their fight to preserve their homes and the redevelopment of Turner Field and gentrification of working class, African American neighborhoods. On Dec. 1, they and other concerned community members will be meeting with Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed.This interview will take place between 4:15 and 4:30pm.
At 4:30, The Labor Forum is happy to introduce Ayana Dunlap-Bell who is helping young workers develop their leadership skills on the job and in the community. She is joining The Labor Forum team and will be preparing a regularly scheduled segment called “Spotlight on Young Workers.” Ayana is a former MARTA worker and currently works for the Atlanta-N. Georgia Labor Council.
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