Jon Shelton

Office Hours: The U’s W

October 19, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Today is the final edition of Office Hours with Professor Jon Shelton! We discuss the state of our nation as the Republican party continues to tear itself apart.

Office Hours: Problems With the UW System

October 12, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Today, Professor Jon Shelton helps us break down what’s going on with the systematic defunding of University of Wisconsin campuses. Also, he emphasizes the importance of labor organization on young industries, including video games.

Office Hours: Second GOP Debate Recap

September 28, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Professor Jon Shelton returns for another edition of Office Hours, discussing the aftermath of yesterday’s GOP presidential debate.

Office Hours: Government Shutdowns

September 21, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

As we stand at the precipice of a likely government shutdown, Wil and Luke welcome Professor Jon Shelton to explain the history of shutdowns and what they mean. Also, we bid Luke farewell and wish him a very happy honeymoon.

Hot Labor Summer Talks UAW Strike

September 14, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Wil and Luke are joined by Professor Jon Shelton for Office Hours on a Thursday afternoon. The three discuss what is going on with the United Auto Workers potential strike tonight. They also discuss talk shows crossing the WGA picket line and fantasy football labor locks of the week.

Office Hours: The History of Labor Day

September 7, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Like many holidays, we take Labor Day for granted. On today’s edition of Office Hours, Professor Jon Shelton walks us through the rich history of this important holiday. We also discuss the future of organized labor and whether or not we can overcome partisanship.

Office Hours: Hot Labor Summer

August 31, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

In the wake of two major decisions by the National Labor Relations Board, professor Jon Shelton weighs in on the current state of unions and labor rights in the US.

Office Hours: Who Gets To Vote?

August 17, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Anti-woke entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy is rising in the Republican polls, and with him comes a proposal to raise the voting age to 25. Who gets to vote, and how does that relate to our other rights?

Office Hours: Averting a UW Oshkosh Funding Crisis

August 3, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Class is in session again with Professor Jon Shelton. Today, we focus on a press release from the UW System about the consequences of Wisconsin’s new budget. Approximately 200 faculty members at UW Oshkosh will likely be losing their jobs.

Office Hours: Solidarity For Workplace Safety

July 27, 2023 at 01:00:00 PM UTC

Professor Jon Shelton returns for another edition of Office Hours. Today, we seek his expertise as a union president as we discuss the new contract signed between the Teamsters union and UPS.