State of the Unions

By AFL-CIO

State of the Unions is labor's podcast, a production of the 12.5 million member, 55 union AFL-CIO, bringing you the issues and guests important to working people.

  1. 1.
    Working America: A conversation with the AFL-CIO's community affiliate
    25:21
  2. 2.
    Special Episode: Coronavirus and the Labor Movement's Response
    13:23
  3. 3.
    Redux: Can't Stop. Won't Shop. Stories from a UFCW Picket Line
    28:27
  4. 4.
    A Refugee's Journey: A Conversation With AFL-CIO Executive Vice President Tefere Gebre
    36:47
  5. 5.
    Healing A Community: A Conversation With Rev. Leah Daughtry of Reconnecting McDowell
    31:42
  6. 6.
    Collective Heroism: A Conversation With Fire Fighters President Harold Schaitberger
    31:08
  7. 7.
    A Year of Progress: Our Favorite Episodes of 2019
    35:45
  8. 8.
    The Far Right Today: A Conversation with Political Scientist Cas Mudde
    24:21
  1. 9.
    A Future Where People Will Have Jobs: A Conversation with International Labor Organization Director-General Guy Ryder
    33:05
  2. 10.
    Serving Those Who Served: A Conversation with Union Veterans Council Executive Director Will Attig
    22:47
  3. 11.
    Flexing Labor's Muscle: A Conversation with Congressional Progressive Caucus Co-Chair Rep. Mark Pocan (Wis.)
    25:28
  4. 12.
    Out of the Woods: A Maine Union Member's Journey From Logging to Senate President
    26:40
  5. 13.
    Dignity of Work: A Conversation with U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown
    16:16
  6. 14.
    A Huge Deal: Workers Win Big in California
    28:05
  7. 15.
    Humble Courage and 90210: A Conversation with SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris
    31:12
  8. 16.
    Save Our Apprenticeships: A Conversation with North America's Building Trades Unions Chief of Staff Mike Monroe
    29:01
  9. 17.
    Special Episode: The Labor Movement Responds to the El Paso Massacre
    24:24
  10. 18.
    Taking Risks to Organize: A Conversation with UNITE HERE President D. Taylor
    18:09
  11. 19.
    Demanding Better: AFL-CIO Trade Tour Highlights
    23:58
  12. 20.
    Winning the Future: A Conversation with AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Liz Shuler
    30:35
  13. 21.
    Union Proud: A Conversation with Pride at Work Executive Director Jerame Davis
    30:49
  14. 22.
    A Union Organizer Goes to Washington: In Depth with Rep. Andy Levin
    28:58
  15. 23.
    Confronting the Health Care Crisis: A Conversation with NNU Executive Director Bonnie Castillo, RN
    33:16
  16. 24.
    Not Good Enough: A Conversation on NAFTA with AFL-CIO Trade Policy Specialist Celeste Drake
    32:14
  17. 25.
    Special Episode: Can't Stop. Won't Shop. Stories from a UFCW Picket Line
    25:58
  18. 26.
    #StampOutHunger: A Conversation with the National Association of Letter Carriers
    26:29
  19. 27.
    House Blue Collar Caucus: A Conversation with Reps. Brendan Boyle (Pa.) and Marc Veasey (Texas)
    26:45
  20. 28.
    A Conversation with Teen Vogue Labor Columnist Kim Kelly
    39:07
  21. 29.
    A Special Black History Month Conversation with IUPAT General President Ken Rigmaiden
    39:38
  22. 30.
    In-Depth with Kooper Caraway, South Dakota's 28-Year-Old Labor Leader
    29:41
  23. 31.
    Honoring Dr. King's Legacy: A Special Conversation with Andrew Gillum
    24:56
  24. 32.
    Year in Review: Collective Action on the Rise
    32:42
  25. 33.
    Aviation's First Responders: A Conversation with Association of Flight Attendants-CWA International President Sara Nelson
    41:05
  26. 34.
    Special Episode: What’s Wrong with GM?
    18:16
  27. 35.
    "I've Never Been More Optimistic": A Conversation with AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka
    30:44
  28. 36.
    Midterms Debrief: A Conversation with Rep. Conor Lamb
    28:32
  29. 37.
    Union Members in Public Office: A Conversation with Hillside, N.J., Mayor Dahlia Vertreese
    40:38
  30. 38.
    Speaking Truth to Power: A Conversation with Flint Whistleblower Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha
    44:09
  31. 39.
    Introducing State of the Unions: An AFL-CIO Podcast
    31:18

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