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A Voice of Many Voices for Midcoast, Downeast and Bangor, Maine

WERU is an independent, noncommercial, community media organization. WERU engages with the local community to provide diverse music, independent news, public affairs and cultural content that connects, informs, and inspires.

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Building Bridges

  • Every week on Tue at 3:00 AM

Public Affairs

WORKERS OF THE WORLD TUNE IN! Introducing “Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report”

Our beat is the labor front, broadly defined, both geographically and conceptually. We examine the world of work and workers on the job as well as where they live. We examine the issues that affect their everyday lives, with a particular sensitivity towards human rights abuses, environmental concerns and the U.S. drive for global domination. We record their global struggles and provide analysis of their efforts to empower themselves and transform society to provide greater democratic, human, social, political and economic rights. Each program consists of feature stories, generally interviews, within a historical context, often accompanied by sound from demonstrations, rallies or conferences, and complemented and enhanced by poetry and instrumental or vocal — people's culture.
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Building Bridges