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Eight Forty-Eight

An Audio Essay from an Everyday Laborer

For many of us—the upcoming Labor Day mostly means a four-day work week. But the holiday of course has its roots in real struggles and has long been a moment to celebrate the achievements of organized labor. Those achievements and struggles are ongoing - from the labor-backed election of Barack Obama to the historic concessions of auto workers. We take a peek into the world of modern-day laborers. For WBEZ, Bill Hillman brings us this audio essay.

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