miner

The Roundtable
11:50 am
Thu March 12, 2015

West Virginia's Coal Miners And Their Battle For Freedom

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. 

Politics
10:30 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

The Capitol Connection #1308

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.

Read more