Show archives

Heard something on the show you were interested in? Well here you can find most anything from the show. Listed in order by date.

August 31, 2014 - The Labor Day 2014 Spectacular!
The Labor Day 2014 Spectacular!

It’s our Labor Day 2014 Spectacular! We  will be hooking up with Rick Bloomingdale from the Pennsylvania State AFL-CIO as he battles Right to Work for less laws in the Keystone State and he fills us in on how we can join the fight.  Roger Clayman from the Long Island Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, Marty Glennon from the Long Island Labor Advisory Council,  Irv Muljoner from the US Department of Labor and Wayne White from the Bellport Teachers Association all occupy the studio as we chat up bread & butter working issues from all angles. As usual the UCOMM News Network, this week in Twitter and the best labor quotes for your Labor Day Weekend and some tunes from Rage to get you riled up for our most favorite holiday – Labor Day!
 

August 24, 2014 - The CWA "Hey Mike" / Preparing for Labor Day 2014 Show
The CWA "Hey Mike" / Preparing for Labor Day 2014 Show

As we prepare for the Labor Day 2014 UCOMM Radio spectacular, we are going to re-air the "Hey Mike!" show from last week with Cara Noel from the NYC Central Labor Council who checked in to chat up the upcoming Labor Day Parade in NYC  Also, the Communications Workers of America's St. Michael of Gendron stopped into studio to talk about what the CWA is doing to make our community a better place to live and work with some audio on why the Verizon wireless workers are organizing.  Adam Ellis from The Paramount in Huntington, Long Guy Land joined us on the horn to peddle his wares for some upcoming shows and we had the the UCOMM Radio Sports Report with JAMO, the UCOMM News Network, the Red Hot Albany Minute with Glen Casey, this week in twitter and a few new-ish alt rock tunes with LaGrange's column on talking union while on vacation. Plus Good Fight Mike will throw-in some new messages to prepare us for our very special show to air on 94.3 FM The Shark on Sunday, August 31st. Like IBEW 1049's Youth Caucus Facebook Page!

August 10, 2014 - The Who is Campbell Brown and does anybody really care show
The Who is Campbell Brown and does anybody really care show

We grab a press release from your New York State United Teachers on how Due Process Rights for teachers safeguards students and we’ll get the skinny on what's motivating Campbell Brown to make enemies every where she goes. Who is Campbell Brown you ask? It doesn't matter, she sucks. Young union members are organizing in the Garden State, so we will get Buddy Thoman from IBEW 94 on the horn to discuss who and why plus a cool video on this hot issue from the New Jersey State Federation of Labor. Also we read LaGrange’s Op Ed on how the Long Guy Land Expressway has contributed to the growth of the middle class in one of our country’s oldest suburbs known as Long Island, Neuva York with a spotlight on Laborers Local 1298! Plus as usual we got a book report from JAM the intern from The Folks Who Brought You the Weekend, the UCOMM Radio Sports Report with JAMO, the UCOMM News Network, the Red Hot Albany Minute with Glen Casey, this week in Twitter and a few new alt rock tunes.

August 3, 2014 - The Back by popular demand Show
The Back by popular demand Show

Back by popular demand, and because UCOMM Radio is on vacation mode, we will re-air when LaGrange read his Opinion Editorial on the Harris v. Quinn Supreme Court decision and play for your NEW audio from the Jones Beach Wounded Warrior Tug-of-War with comments from the Nassau PBA and Nassau COBA! Jeremey Tarbay will get him on the horn to give us an update from Local 459 in Johnstown, PA and we'll play the video from the Fallen Lineman Benefit Rodeo. Aly Waddy from your United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1500 payed us a visit and let us know that Mrs. Green is still mean. Deavers grabbed some audio of the Nassau PBA doing some charity work for Camp ANCHOR. Plus we've got a book report from JAM the absent intern, from The Folks Who Brought You the Weekend and as usual the UCOMM Radio sports report with JAMO, the UCOMM News Network, this week in twitter and a few new alt rock tunes. Brand new show next week!

July 27, 2014 - Rodeo's, Rallies & Mrs. Green's still mean show
Rodeo's, Rallies & Mrs. Green's still mean show

LaGrange will read his Opinion Editorial on the Harris v. Quinn Supreme Court decision – Pam can keep her $56! Jeremey Tarbay was at the Rodeo, we will get him on the horn to give us an update from Local 459 in Johnstown, PA and we’ll also play the video from the Fallen Lineman Benefit Rodeo. Aly Waddy from your United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1500 will be paying us a visit, is Mrs. Green still mean? We'll get the skinny on that friggin' Big Apple fiasco. Deavers grabbed some audio of the Nassau PBA doing some charity work for Camp ANCHOR. Plus we’ve got a book report from JAM the absent intern, from The Folks Who Brought You the Weekend and as usual the UCOMM Radio sports report with JAMO, the UCOMM News Network, this week in twitter and a few new alt rock tunes.

July 20, 2014 - Atrike Sverted! Tribute to Railroad Workers Show
Atrike Sverted! Tribute to Railroad Workers Show

Atrike Sverted! Many thanks to the local media for helping the MTA negotiate, but your input wasn’t necessary so this Sunday we compile our best LIRR union’s segments from past shows. On June 8th, Rick Sanchez from IBEW 589 joined us for a chat on the progress of negotiations. Rick explained why the LIRR unions were having a huge rally on June Two One. We will re-air the highlights from that rally and re-read Marc Bussanich’s Op Ed to the devil’s Millionaire on the Tracks NY Post piece. We will air the Fat Head segment, tweets on the railroad fight and Jeffrey Klein from 589’s interview when he joined us in studio. Plus LaGrange’s brand new LIBN Column; LIRR: Silent majority resist classic media sensationalism and we may quickly visit that Staples is getting out of the mail business. See you Sunday UCOMM Radio Nation!

July 13, 2014 - Nikki and the Fat Head Show
Nikki and the Fat Head Show

Is she the HR Director for Walmart or the Governor of South Carolina? We’ll play the crap that comes out of Nikki Haley’s mouth and get Erin McKee from the 20 thousand member South Carolina AFL-CIO to call in to discuss what’s up with their crazy gubernatorial dingbat. IBEW 1049’s Bill OLeary speaks at a public hearing about creating good jobs and JAM does another book report from The Folks Who Brought You the Weekend. Deavers grabs some “man on the street” comments on the upcoming railroad strike on God’s Green Island and working people are guessing just how fat the MTA boss’s head is. Stopping into studio is Jeffrey Klein from IBEW 589 – they work on the railroad and he will be giving us an insight on the heated talks with the MTA and explain how they are trying to avert a strike. Plus as usual the UCOMM News Network, this week in twitter and some new alt rock tunes.

July 6, 2014 - The "You can keep your $56 Pam" Show
The "You can keep your $56 Pam" Show

We give Carl Korn from your New York State United Teachers a call to chat up what the Harris v. Quinn decision means to working people. We grabbed some audio of LaGrange giving a passionate and erratic speech at the IBEW Local 3 Youth Caucus BBQ with some interviews with their youthful leadership by Deavers the Intern. Millionaires on Strike? You suck NYPost! We'll read the Labor Press’s report to the posts Op Ed by Marc Bussanich and another book report from JAM from The Folks Who Brought You the Weekend. Plus as usual the UCOMM News Network, the UCOMM Radio Sports Report with JAMO and this week in twitter with some new alt rock music.

June 29, 2014 - You Suck MTA! You Suck!!
You Suck MTA! You Suck!!

This Sunday we attempt to read LaGrange's Opinion Editorial on the OSHAi Heat & Stand Down campaign. We've got some audio on the 2,500 plus LIRR Unions rally that took place on June 21st. Those hardworking guys and gals are trying to keep the trains moving but the MTA wants to force a strike and are negotiating in the press - local media naively took the bait and the MTA owns the press now too ugh. Calogioia the Intern got some audio from the new leader of the Nassau Court Officers union. It’s FiOS in Brookhaven time, Donny peddles that campaign and we've got the infamous My Favorite BA's report. Also JAM's book report from The Folks Who Brought You the Weekend. We give Tara Chupka from the IBEW Youth Caucus another quick call - she's with Local 98 in Philly and the yutes from the IBEW did some great work last weekend. Plus as usual the UCOMM News Network, the UCOMM Radio Sports Report with JAMO & Dunn and this week in twitter

June 22, 2014 - The Join us in Matza Pizza on Saturday Show!
The Join us in Matza Pizza on Saturday Show!

In order to prepare for the hot issues to come next week, we will air the interview with Ricardo Sanchez of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 589. He explains why the LIRR unions are rallying this Saturday. Tara Chupka from IBEW Local 98 in Philly and Chris Erikson from IBEW Local 3 call in to chat up what their unions will be doing this Saturday June 21st for their day of action with the IBEW Youth Caucus. UCOMM Radio got some proclamations from a few local governments on Long Island - it's unbelievable we know so Don Dunn from the Communications Workers of America reads one while battling a grin and as usual, the UCOMM News Network, this week in twitter and a few new alt rock tunes with Karl Deaver's first Paramount promo ad. Click here to read LaGrange's Op Ed on OSHA Safety and we will see you on Saturday at the rally then next Sunday June 29th for a brand new show!