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Workers' rights rally at Tampa Whole Foods store listen

03/11/14 Samuel Johnson
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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Tags: Whole Foods, minimum wage, worker's rights, Chicago, Tampa, Rhiannon Broschat, union, unionize

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A day long rally was held last Saturday, International Women’s Day, outside a Whole Foods store in Tampa. A smattering of activists, protesters and concerned customers voiced their support for a Chicago woman who was fired from Whole Foods when she took time off to care of her special needs son during the second Polar Vortex snowstorm.

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A Preview of What's to Come During the Republican National Convention in August?

05/24/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up today another in our series of interviews about what to expect during the upcoming Republican National Convention in Tampa. We’ll speak with an activist with US Uncut.

But first two listener comments about yesterday’s program Part of the conversation yesterday was about what to do when you are engaged in a lawful activity and a police officer demands some sort of ID. Here’s what two listeners had to say.

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