Media Appearances

Eidlin CTV interview
I draw on the insights gained from my research to engage with broader debates on politics, social movements, and social policy. I have written several op-eds and analytical pieces for broader audiences in recent years, as listed below:
In addition to my own popular writing, various media outlets have interviewed me for stories covering everything from the challenges facing young workers today, to the unionization of college athletes, to current crises facing labor unions. You can find links to those stories below.

For information on how to reach me with regard to a news story, please visit the Contact page.

TV/Radio/Print Interviews

July 7, 2016 KKFI-FM (Kansas City, MO radio station) interview on the Heartland Labor Forum about my article, “The House That Reuther Built” (segment at 32:16)

June7, 2016 WDEV 96.1 FM (Vermont radio station) interview with Equal Time Radio regarding my article, “Why Is There No Labor Party in the United States?”

June 2, 2016 interview with Radio Canada International: Why no political 'left', or labour party, in the USA?

February 18, 2016 interview with Global TV News Montreal (morning news show): Montreal Taxis vs. Uber.

February 18, 2016 interview with Montreal Gazette newspaper: “Uber Uproar: The Rage in Montreal and the Strategies Elsewhere.

February 18, 2016 interview on CJAD 800AM, The Barry Morgan Show: Barry Eidlin on if Apps Like Uber and Airbnb Can Change Society.

February 16, 2016 interview with CTV News Montreal (noon news show): How Uber, Airbnb are Changing Industries.

February 5, 2016 interview with Mountain Lake PBS on minimum wage laws in the U.S. and Canada.

YouTube Video

December 21, 2015 interview on CBC Montreal Homerun show, regarding the tentative agreement between the Quebec provincial government and the Common Front public sector unions.

December 10, 2015 KKFI-FM (Kansas City, MO radio station) interview on the Heartland Labor Forum about my article, “Class vs. Special Interest” (segment at 31:10) 

December 8, 2014 WORT-FM (Madison, WI radio station) interview about right-to-work laws, recent labor protests, and the future of the U.S. labor movement.

August 11, 2014 Wisconsin Public Radio call-in show (The Joy Cardin Show) segment on growing inequality and the future of labor unions.

August 8, 2014 WORT-FM (Madison, WI radio station) story on growing inequality and the future of labor unions (segment starts at 17:47). 

August 2, 2014 Capital Times (Madison, WI newspaper) story on growing inequality and the future of labor unions.

April 25, 2014 NPR segment (Middle Ground Show) on union defeats in Wisconsin (segment starts at 3:29).

March 26, 2014 WISC-TV news segment on NLRB decision classifying Northwestern University football players as employees:

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February 3, 2012 interview on the current state of U.S. labor, Génératrice (Radio Canada, interview in French).
Eidlin Generatrice Interview 2-3-12.mp3
Barry Eidlin,
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Eidlin Labor Radio interview 8-8-14.mp3
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Eidlin WORT Morning Buzz 12-8-14.mp3
Barry Eidlin,
Dec 8, 2014, 6:33 PM
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