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...

by Mohammed Sarker | on Jul 25, 2019

How Video Game Developers Are Exploited

The Video Game industry has expanded from about $78 Billion in 2017 to over $90 Billion by 2020. At the heart of all this wealth being created is the Studios that create these games, which are...

by Daniel Hinton | on Jul 23, 2019

SAG-AFTRA’s Deal with Netflix Signals Changes

SAG-AFTRA, the 160,000-member union that represents performance artists and media professionals, has signed a collective bargaining agreement with Netflix, Inc.  

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 03, 2019

The Morning Bigots at WOR 710 AM NYC

The radio station that nicknames itself “The Voice of New York” doesn’t share the city’s values or seem to care about the people who live and work here.

by Brian Young | on Jul 01, 2019

Stephen King Fires Agent Over Union Dispute

For the last few months, the Writers Guild of America (WGA) and the Association of Talent Agents (ATA) have been locked in a bitter dispute. The fight has gotten so bad that the Writers Guild asked...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 21, 2019

UCOMM Live: Angry Umps, Trumka, and Toxic Coal Fire Pizza

Plus George was polled, he calls in. Brooklyn's Tony Barone talks up CWA's Call Center Bill, the one in New York passed last night. Farmworkers in New York are now allowed to organize and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 14, 2019

UCOMM Live: Why Young People Hate the Old and the #USWNT

Plus can cafeteria workers cancel your flight, we remember Harvey Milk and what he did for the Coors Boycott during Pride Month, the origins of the Facebook and Google anti-trust case, stupid $hit...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 07, 2019

UCOMM Live: Is "Trump's Not My President" Divisive?

As Kris and Donny were arguing the same point on immigration we also talked about protestors getting locked up in New York's state capitol over housing costs, West Virginia tries to take away...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 24, 2019

UCOMM Live: The honor of Chauffeuring around UCOMM

Kamala Harris’ Gender Pay equity plan. Should 18-year old’s get to drive tractor trailers?  Do we stop trading with the Philippine’s? Constructions standards hit rock bottom in...

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