Rice & Roses #1321 : Labor Magazine with Horvitz, Roffman, and Agliam

President of the Industrial Relations Research Association, Wayne Horvitz, discusses his view about labor organizations and the lack of labor history education in schools. Chris Conybeare leads a panel of members of the Coalition of Hawaii State County Retirees Association including Max Roffman, Richard Young, Robert Beckhardt, and Al Feirer. The panel discusses improvements that could be made to the pensions of retirees in order to keep up with inflation and the high cost of living in Hawaiʻi. As part of a labor history segment, Conybeare talks with former Lānaʻi pineapple worker Catalino "Pete" Agliam about the plantation after World War II. Aired September 26, 1983.

Languages: English


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