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When Municipal Workers Strike

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When Municipal Workers Strike

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When Municipal Workers Strike

When Municipal Workers Strike

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Residents of New York City woke up Tuesday morning to find the transit workers on strike. A labor expert discusses the history of illegal work stoppages.

Guest:

Nelson Lichtenstein, professor of history and director of the Center for Work Labor and Democracy at U.C. Santa Barbara