James Green is a celebrated labor historian and author of the book Death in the Haymarket. His new book is The Devil is Here in These Hills, a chronicle of West Virginia’s coal miners and their fight for unionization and civil rights. The book is particularly relevant today as the arduous battle for the rights of West Virginia miners rages on.
Host Alan Chartock is joined by Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner, the co-chair of the New York State Democratic Party. They discuss Miner’s flap with Governor Cuomo over municipal funding, the state of the Senate coalition, and her reelection efforts.