General Baker: From Motown to Coal Town

General Baker: From Motown to Coal Town

In August 2011 John “Chicago” Hough sat down with General Baker to discuss labor history and union organizing in Detroit.  This Learn to Lead video is part of that interview.

In this video General Baker talks about the history of the United Auto Workers(UAW) and the deep connection they have with the United Mine Workers (UMWA) and the miners in West Virginia. He also talks about his family history in Detroit and the changing job market.

Click  here to see the video

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