Sun, 7 February 2016
The #RADIO show this week takes an inside look at the impact of the federal minimum wage for tipped workers being stuck at $2.13 per hour and discusses a new book, Forked: A New Standard For American Dining; then we move on to cover the 23rd anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and why it’s time to update that policy; a time traveling discussion about Black women and girls, as well as Black History Month follows; and the show closes with a close look at the election experience in Iowa and New Hampshire.
*Special guests include: Saru Jayaraman, Restaurant Opportunities Centers United (ROC United); Vicki Shabo, National Partnership for Women & Families; Dr. Cynthia Greenlee (@CynthiaGreenlee); Philip Elliot, Washington Correspondent for TIME.
Direct download: MomsRising_02072016_Ep187_mixdown.mp3
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