by Mohammed Sarker | on Aug 26, 2019

My 6 Weeks at UCOMM

Hey guys, it’s Mohammed Sarker, the intern at UCOMM,  heading back to school soon. As a result, my internship at UCOMM is officially finished. What isn’t finished, however, is my...

by Mohammed Sarker | on Aug 22, 2019

Do Videos Promote Participation?

September 7, 2019, is the day for this year’s Labor Day Parade, an occasion that brings unions from all over the tri-state area to march in honor of the working people of America. What makes...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 19, 2019

Charges Filed Against Barstool Sports

Last week, UCOMM reported that Barstool Sport’s boss Dave Portnoy set off a firestorm when he took to Twitter to inform his staff that if they considered joining a union, he would fire them on...

by Guest Post | on Aug 16, 2019

Updates from the Labor Podcast Community

A lot is happening in the union podcast community. Below is an update from some of our friends from around the country. We would like to thank Chris Garlock of Union City Radio for compiling this...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 16, 2019

Starting a Fight with Barstool Sports

On this week's show we call out Dave Portnoy of Barstool Sports for threatening his staff if they attempt to organize, Dave is scared of us. Our intern Sarker explains why there aren't more...

by Brian Young | on Aug 14, 2019

Barstool Sports Threatens Employees if they Organize

Following the announcement that the staff of The Ringer had decided to organize, Barstool CEO Dave Portnoy felt it was important to let Barstool’s employees know that they will not be gaining a...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 13, 2019

How Media Downplays Trump Inspired Killings

We here at UCOMM love recycling Cathy Young’s opinion pieces, but it’s naive to assume she picks the headlines. Her words are syndicated nationally and most of the time she is right on...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 09, 2019

What Can be Done About these ICE Raids?

The Governor of Massachusetts vetoes a popular bill that would protect employees right to have a voice at work, ICE conducts their biggest workplace raid ever, Democratic candidate Jay Inslee talks...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 02, 2019

Problems for Miners, Gamers and Sanders (Getting Punched)

This week coal miners are pissed about not getting paid in Kentucky and are currently blocking any coal from leaving the mine, the Bernie Sanders campaign may be rethinking a staff union after unfair...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 26, 2019

The Racists on the Radio, in the White House, and at the Border

We are back after a short summer vacation in which our producer James got married and LaGrange headed to Jamaica. On the show, we discuss the racists over at WOR 710, find out what they had to say...

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