Payday’s Mike Elk on Democracy Now Talking West Virginia Teacher’s Strike

Payday Senior Labor Reporter Mike Elk was on Democracy Now with Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez talking this morning along with West Virginia Middle School Teacher Jay O’Neal about how the West Virginia Teachers’ strike is already starting to have an effect on teachers nationwide.

Watch it here.

Recently, our car broke down and we want to get back to West Virginia as quickly as possible. However, we need your help to get back out on the road.

Donate so that we can keep affording gas, hotel rooms, and food on our trip to West Virginia

About the Author

Mike Elk
A Sidney-award winning labor reporter, Mike Elk is the founder of Payday Report and also covers labor and immigration for The Guardian. In 2015, he was illegally fired for union organizing as Politico’s senior labor reporter and used his $70,000 NLRB settlement to start Payday. The son of United Electrical Workers (UE) Director of Organization Gene Elk, he lives in his hometown of Pittsburgh He can be reached at Melk@PaydayReport.com

Be the first to comment on "Payday’s Mike Elk on Democracy Now Talking West Virginia Teacher’s Strike"

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.