EQUAL TIME is where Vermonters talk about issues ignored by the corporate media—mothers opposing toxic pollution, workers fighting for decent jobs, nurses working for health care reform, students speaking out about their education, farmers struggling against corporate agribusiness, and more.

New Social Contract: Solutions Built by & for Our Communities

Kate Logan, of Rights & Democracy, and Cathy Albisa of the National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI), discuss the need for a broad discussion and organizing leading to the creation of A New Social Contract: Collective Solutions Built by and for Communities.

Why Workers Need an Industrial Policy Not Tariffs

Peter Knowlton, General President of the United Electrical, Radio & Machine Workers of America (UE), explains that Trump’s proposed tariffs are not an effective strategy for reviving American manufacturing jobs.

Attacks on Labor, West Virginia Strike, & Building Workers Power

Lois Weiner, professor of education at New Jersey City University on the editorial board of New Politics, and author of The Future of Our Schools: Teachers Unions and Social Justice, and West Virginia Teachers Are Showing How Unions Can Win Power Even If They Lose Janus, and Dan La Botz, who teaches in the Labor Studies program of the Murphy Institute, co-e