On Friday’s podcast Ed is joined by Robert Greenwald of Brave New Films to talk about the large amount of workers that are forced to work on Thanksgiving and the protests for a living wage a Wal-Mart.
On Wednesday’s Show Ed is joined by Con. Gregory Meeks, D-NY, to discuss the grand jury decision in Ferguson MO. We are also joined by Congressional Black Caucus Chair Con. Marcia Fudge, D-OH, to discuss her comments on the situation in Ferguson. We will also get an update from the ground in Ferguson from Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal.
Retailers force workers to spend their Thanksgiving holiday at work, threatening to fire individuals for wanting to enjoy the day with their family. Ed Schultz and Jillian Fisher discuss her activism against Kmart’s practices toward workers.
Calm demonstrations continue across the country, as protesters demanded justice for Michael Brown and future cases. Ed Schultz, Activist T-Dubb-O, Rev. Dr. William Barber, and Jim Wallis discuss.