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Home Healthcare Workers Seek Support

Oct 23, 2015
Bruce Robinson, KRCB

The “Fight for 15” is a national campaign to boost the income of low-wage workers. Locally, it’s being spearheaded by the Service Employees International Union, including hundreds of home health care workers, who, according to a visiting academic, have a long history of being undervalued. 

Critiquing the Internet's Economics

Mar 16, 2015

  Has the evolution of the Internet undone the democratic ideals of its founders? In economic terms, says digital industry critic Andrew Keen, the answer is distressingly clear.

Santa Rosa author Andrew Keen’s latest book is The Internet is Not The Answer. Peering into the not-too-distant future, he sees massive investments in new artificial intelligence technologies—not as dystopian robots, but more ominously, as smart tools that will displace jobs and expand the capture of our personal data even further.