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Episode description: A portrait of three Asian-American immigrant daughters who defy stereotypes and are part of a new generation transforming the American labor movement. Quynh Nguyen is a trilingual organizer who moves easily among Vietnamese, Spanish, and English as she mobilizes meatpackers in their demands for a union contract. Sri Lankan American Karla Zombro confronts the challenges of being both a lead organizer and openly gay as she works within the Respect at LAX Living Wage Campaign for airport workers. And Jun Chong is a Korean-American activist with a labor-community coalition in South Central Los Angeles who represents the most marginalized of workerswelfare recipients who are being forced into workfare programs. [cc]
No Upcoming Airdates.
- KET: Tuesday, April 12, 2005 at 3:30 am EDT
First aired: Tuesday, April 12, 2005 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)
Official web site: http://www.naatanet.org