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Shows featuring Sejal Choksi

  • Federal Criminal Investigation Opens into 58,000-Gallon Oil Spill in San Francisco Bay Oilspillweb
    The oil spill has shut down over a dozen beaches and killed at least 60 birds. Ecologists warn that it could take months to clean up and that it threatens the Bay’s diverse ecosystem, including several endangered species. We speak to Sejal Choksi, program director at San Francisco Baykeeper. [includes rush transcript]
    November 12, 2007 | Story
  • Conversation with John Sweeney, President of AFL - CIO
    In the early years of this country, Labor Day was an occasion for demonstrations against low pay and harsh working conditions. The Knights of Labor had their first Labor Day parade in New York in 1882. Two years later, they formally designated the first Monday in September as Labor Day. In 1894, Congress made it a legal federal holiday. This weekend a new study found that workers in this...
    September 03, 2001 | Story