Teachers, Union Leaders, a Reverend and Fireman Speak In Unity For Workers

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Here are video clips from Saturday’s massive rally at the Wisconsin State Capitol in Madison, which as many as 150,000 people attended. Video by Sam Mayfield

Wisconsin teacher Guy Costello

More videos:
Educator Heather Carol
Tony Shalhoub, Screen Actors Guild Award and Emmy Award-winner, best known as TV’s “Monk,” with sister Amy, a Green Bay area Teacher.
Firefighters President Mahlon Mitchell introduces Tony Shalhoub
Marty Biel from AFSCME Council 24
Rev. Jerry Folk offers comments and prayer
Immigrant Rights Leader Christine Neumann-Ortiz
Anna Zachow, Home Care Provider and SEIU member from Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Mary Bell, President of Wisconsin Education Association Council

Educator Heather Carol

Tony Shalhoub, Screen Actors Guild Award and Emmy Award-winner, best known as TV’s “Monk,” with sister Amy, a Green Bay area Teacher.

Firefighters President Mahlon Mitchell introduces Tony Shalhoub

Marty Biel from AFSCME Council 24

Rev. Jerry Folk offers comments and prayer

Immigrant Rights Leader Christine Neumann-Ortiz

Anna Zachow, Home Care Provider and SEIU member from Stevens Point, Wisconsin.

Mary Bell, President of Wisconsin Education Association Council

Jacob Wheeler

In addition to shooting videos for The UpTake, Jacob Wheeler is a contributing editor at the progressive political magazine In These Times, publishes the Glen Arbor Sun in his native Michigan, and authored "Between Light and Shadow," a recent book about the Guatemalan adoption industry. Wheeler's stories have appeared in such magazines as the Utne Reader, Earth Island Journal, Rotarian and Teaching Tolerance magazine, and newspapers including the San Francisco Chronicle and Christian Science Monitor. He speaks fluent Spanish, German and Danish.

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