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Women’s Spaces Radio Show on KBBF-FM 89.1 with host Elaine B. Holtz and guests Lisa Maldonado of SEIU1021 and Shekeyna Black of the Sonoma County Peace and Justice Center,  broadcast on 9/5/16, has been uploaded to the web archives.


Featuring Guests:

1. Lisa Maldonado, Ffield Director, Service Employee International Union, local SEIU 1021, Sonoma County

2.Shekeyna Black, Peace and Justice Center of Sonoma County


Guest 1.  Lisa Maldonado talks about the influence of unions on the American workplace and in the world, as well as the recent wins for Sonoma County public employees to gain $15 minimum wage and in the state legislature for overtime pay for farmworkers in spite of opposition by Sonoma County local assemblyman Jim wood and state senator Mke McGuire.

Guest Link: http://www.seiu1021.org/category/where-we-work/counties/sonoma-county/


Guest 2.  Shekeyna Black looks back on her first year as Center Coordinator of the Peace and Justice Center in Santa Rosa and announces a PJC Concert in the Hub on Saturday September 10 at the Plaza Park in Cotati from 11:30am to 5pm.

Guest Link:  www.peaceandjusticesonomaco.org


Concert in the Hub event link


Music Selections:

Union Maid  New Harmony Sisterhood Band sing Woody Guthrie’s classic labor song

Which Side Are You On sung by Natalie Merchant – written in 1931 by Florence Reece, the wife of Sam Reece, a union organizer for the United Mine Workers in Harlan County, Kentucky.