MADISON (WORT) — Labor organizers cancelled this week’s scheduled union election at the Willy Street Co-op. The United Food & Commercial Workers allege unfair labor practices during the union drive and have filed complaints with the National Labor Relations Board. Dylan Brogan reports.
MADISON (WORT) — Niccola Somers interviews Madison’s DJ Amos.
MADISON (WORT) — The Willy Street Co-op could soon become one of Madison’s only unionized grocery stores. Workers will vote on whether to be represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers union next week. A rally in support of the union is planned at both store locations this Saturday. Dylan Brogan reports.
MADISON (WORT) — This week, Rebecca Kemble announced her candidacy to represent Madison’s 18th District on the city’s North Side. Kemble is a worker-owner at Union Cab Cooperative and a writer for the Progressive Magazine. She joins Dylan Brogan in the WORT studio.
MADISON (WORT) — Scott Gordon gives a sampling of Tone Madison’s top 20 Madison records of 2014. Selections include 3rd Dimension’s Merch mixtape, Bes Monde’s album Party Cut, Mister Jackson’s The Golden Hour Groove Session, Samantha Glass’ Surface Water Perception, and Sinking Suns’ Songs Of Revenge EP.
MADISON (WORT) — The civil unrest sparked by events in Ferguson, MI is catalyzing local opposition to a new Dane County Jail. Reporters Cameron Bren and Antonio Marquez attended Tuesday’s rally at the City-County Building organized by the Young, Gifted and Black Coalition.