Today we have the pleasure of sitting with Ryan Cassata (He/Him) a Trans singer/songwriter and activist currently on a SXSW Run along with a slew of other dates including our very own Fort Collins and Denver! We talk with him […]
Labor Exchange – Steven Lustig, Colorado Independent Drivers United & Tamika Austin, Teamster & UPS Driver.
On this episode of the Labor Exchange we hear conversations recorded at the Colorado State Capitol during a training program that teaches rank-and-file union members the legislative process. Our first conversation is with Steven Lustig, a member of Colorado Independent […]
Outsources – Fortaleza Familiar
Host Elise Matatall interviews Mimi Madrid (right) and Val Ponce Nájera (pictured above) from the intersectional and intergenerational organization Fortaleza Familiar. Fortaleza Familiar is dedicated to the wellness of Indigenous Chicanx Latinx Lesbian Gay Bi Queer Trans Two-Spirit young people […]
Labor Exchange: SMART-TD on Rail Safety
On this episode of the Labor Exchange speaks with Carl Smith from the Transportation Division of the International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers (SMART-TD). They discuss topics around train safety, including the derailment in East Palestine, […]
Looks Like New: Are blockchain developers creating the new internet?
Blockchain was created to build democratic systems but more often than not we see stories of scams, frauds and attacks. Despite these allegations, there are a few builders who continue to work towards improving this technology; builders who wish to […]
Ruby Lopez: Queer Joy and Community Resilience
Meet Ruby Lopez. Ruby currently serves as QTPOC (Queer and/or Trans People of Color) Programming and Spanish Access Coordinator and so much more at OutBoulder County. Ruby is starting her second year at the Equality Center of the Rockies in Boulder […]
Boulder Spruce Confections Workers Vote on First Union Contract
On this episode of the Labor Exchange we discuss the recent contract at Spruce Confections with Spruce workers Melissa Laurenti, BJ Weliss, Noah Hill and owner David Cohen. Over the weekend, union workers with BCTGM Local #26 that work at […]
A Conversation with Peruvian-American Artist Sandra Azcarate
Outsources host Angela Palermo interviews local artist and transgender ally Sandra Azcarate, in this encore broadcast from April 27, 2015. An out cisgender lesbian, Sandra grew up in Lima, Peru, where she (amazingly) had significant contact with a slice of […]