Holidays Loom Over SoCal's Supermarket Strike

Will the holidays bring an end to the six-week long supermarket strike in Southern California? Last week the national AFL-CIO announced that more than $250,000 has been raised to provide emergency relief for striking and locked-out workers. And yesterday, the Teamsters Union announced its members will stop trucks supplying the stores. NPR's Tavis Smiley talks to Jim Santangelo, president of the Teamsters Joint Council 42 and vice president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, and with Andrew Stern, president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) in Washington, D.C. — the largest union in the AFL-CIO.



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