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Listen to April’s Teamster Nation Podcast

April 12, 2017


Inside the Teamsters’ XPO organizing effort, including why the giant logistics company is bad for workers and what unions across the globe are doing about it. Plus, how Philadelphia’s soda tax is killing good Teamster jobs across the City of Brotherly Love. And finally, how a former Army captain got his song in the hands of the “Man in Black”.


Features interviews with Jeff Farmer, Director, Teamsters’ Organizing Department; Ryan Janota, XPO driver; Jose Ramirez, XPO driver; Nilaja Abraham, XPO warehouse worker; Ramiro Chamurro, XPO port driver; Louis Malizia, Assistant Director, Teamsters’ Capital Strategies Department; Thierry Mayer, XPO driver; Tony Sheldon, National Secretary, Transport Workers Union; and Danny Grace, Secretary-Treasurer, Teamsters Local 830