Witness: The Labor Movement

A collection of stories related to strikes, campaigns and successes for workers' rights around the world. Pulled from the BBC's Witness History program, this specially-curated hour will bring first-hand accounts of significant moments in the labor movement from the US, UK and elsewhere.

About Witness History

Go back in time to key events in history and hear the story of our times told by the people who were there. Witness History features first-hand accounts, archive material and insight from historians.


One hour

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Preview/Audition audio available: August 14, 2023
Promo spot available: August 21, 2023
Program rundown available: August 21, 2023
Date content will be uploaded: August 25, 2023


Broadcast Window

August 28, 2023 - September 30, 2023

Broadcast Rights

Available to all APM affiliates. Affiliate stations may carry this program multiple times before October 1, 2023. The program must be carried in its entirety. No excerpting is permitted. Simulcast streaming rights are available for this program. Prior to carrying this program, stations must contact their American Public Media Station Relations Representative.

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