Keith on Up with Steve Kornacki for Climate

Sunday, September 21, 2014 This morning, before joining the Peoples Climate March in NYC to stand up against carbon pollution, I discuss the importance of the Climate March with Ned Resnikoff, American Urban Radio Networks’ April Ryan and msnbc.com senior editor Beth Fouhy on Up with Steve Kornacki. Watch it here: on.msnbc.com/XFGoUl

Fast food strike-Minneapolis 9/4/14 Keith Accepts the #IceBucketChallenge Keith Ellison and the Worker-Led Wage Wave

Reconnecting With the Very American Ideal That Labor Rights Are Human Rights

Despite the battering that unions have taken in recent years – Congressmen Keith Ellison and John Lewis have proposed legislation to protect union organizing as a civil right.

Volunteer of the Week: Kemah Duopu

Our volunteer of the week is a mother, a student, a friend, and an inspiration. Meet Kemah who believes campaigning is important because “voting is one way your voice can find solutions.”

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ICYMI: Clida Ellison teaches Mo Rocca how to cook!

I’d rather swoon over the Ellison’s than shake my head over the Rice’s and the Peterson’s any day.

Minnesota fast food workers take part in nationwide strike

Workers at McDonald’s, Subway and other fast food restaurants in the Twin Cities joined a nationwide strike Thursday for $15 an hour and the right to form a union.

U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison rallies with striking fast-food workers

Democratic U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison said he is “proud to stand” with fast-food workers protesting nationwide to demand a $15 minimum wage and the right to form a union.