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RadioActive: Bangladeshi Sweatshop Workers Speak Out (link to audio)
20 Nov 2001
Follow the link to listen to sweatshop workers talk about their working conditions.
p>RadioActive
RadioActive is a grassroots environmental and social justice news journal,
heard weekly on WERU FM 89.9
Blue Hill and 102.9 Bangor, Maine. Programs are also being archived on the internet
at radio4all.net. Programs can be listened
to in RealAudio format or downloaded in MP3 format. The MP3 files are of much
higher quality, but are much larger in size.
Latest Program:

Bangladeshi Sweatshop Workers Speak Out Broadcast Nov 15, 2001
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3876
Bangladeshi sweatshop workers recently spoke at the Union Street Brick Church,
Bangor, Maine. They talked about how they are treated in the factory, their
rate of pay and more. Also Ron Huber gives a Penobscot Bay update.
Older Program Archives:
Charles Kernigan of the Nation Labor Committee & Nancy Galland of MEGAN
Broadcast November 8, 2001
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3869

RadioActive spoke with Charles Kernigan of the Nation Labor Committee on an
upcoming tour of Bangladeshi sweatshop workers. Also Nancy Galland of the Maine
Global Action Network (MEGAN) speaks on an upcoming rally in Kennebunkport.

"Wal-Mart Patriotism"
Broadcast November 1, 2001
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3820

Recent polls (supposedly) show that citizens may be willing to give up some
of their freedoms in the name of fighting the "War on Terrorism". Shoppers at
the Ellsworth, Maine Wal-Mart were asked what rights they would be willing to
give up. From the link below the program can be listened to in Real Audio format
or downloaded in MP3 format.




Jim Hightower Speaking in Unity, Maine
Broadcast October 3, 2001
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3742


Jim Hightower spoke recently in Unity, Maine on September 21, 2001 at the Unity
Performing Arts Center. RadioActive heard on WERU
FM in Blue Hill, Maine covered this event. From the link below the program
can be listened to in Real Audio format or downloaded in MP3 format.





Performance Artist Reverend Billy at Jim Hightower's New Chautauqua
Broadcast September 27, 2001
Listen
via Real Audio or visit the site below
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3694
Performance artist Reverend Billy speaks after the aftermath of the September
11th attacks at Jim Hightower's New Chautauqua in Unity, Maine. Also includes
Ethan Miller playing guitar.

Jim Hightower's New Chautauqua
Broadcast September 13, 2001
Listen
via Real Audio or visit the site below
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3649
An interview with organizer David Kubiak on Hightower's New Chautauqua, a series
of speakers and workshops addressing the increasing influence of corporate power
in our daily lives.

"Let Cuba Live" Action at Maine Canada Border August 18, 2001
Broadcast August 23, 2001
Listen
via Real Audio or visit the site below
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3554
On the scene interviews and account at action at US Canada border (Coburn Gore,
Maine).

Interview with Activist Fighting Wal-Mart in Bangor, Maine
Broadcast June 18, 2001
Listen
via Real Audio or visit the site below
http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=3227
An interview with Valerie Carter of BACORD, a group fighting against Wal-Marts
proposed plan to build a Super Center in Bangor, Maine.

 
 
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