CityViews 12/1/11: The State of the Unions in Utah

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Collective bargaining is a core value of organized labor, so this year’s attempt to quash those rights in Wisconsin, Ohio and elsewhere put Utah unions on high alert. What does all of this mean for a “right to work” state like Utah and what’s in store for Utah’s unions as they negotiate for health and retirement benefits?

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Segment 2:

A teacher in Ogden finds a deep connection with a wild and rebellious student, the backdrop of a new memoir by local author Jeri Parker.

 

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  • Jeri Parker

Parker will read from and sign copies of her book “A Thousand Voices” on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 4 p.m. at The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 E., Salt Lake City. More information at 801-484-9100

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