Uncovering the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. in the Labor Movement and Examining Current Labor News

Chicago, Illinois – On this week’s episode of The Worker’s Mic, hosted by Ken Edwards, Ed Maher, and Phil Davidson, the team reflects on the enduring influence of Martin Luther King Jr. on the labor movement, particularly before his tragic assassination. They also delve into the impact of Chicago’s recent weather on outdoor labor jobs and provide updates on the United Automobile Workers (UAW) following their successful negotiations with the ‘Big Three’ automakers. Additionally, the hosts discuss a new bill passed in Indiana that permits 14-year-olds to drop out of school in order to work … Read more