Brian Lehrer Interviews Barbara Ehrenreich and Alissa Quart About Sexual Harassment

Alissa Quart, executive editor of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, and Barbara Ehrenreich, author of many books including Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America and Blood Rites: Origins and History of the Passion of War, talk about sexual harassment experienced by low paid worker, and take calls from listeners (who work outside of media and politics) if this #metoo conversation has reached their places of work, and whether they’re seeing any changes. Listen to the segment here.

Save An Endangered Species: Journalists

The Economic Hardship Reporting Project supports independent journalists so they can create gripping stories which often counter the typical disparaging narratives about inequality. This high-quality journalism is then co-published with mainstream media outlets mobilizing readers to address systemic economic hardship.

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