Religion’s Role in Organizing the South

Source: Southern Labor Studies Association, Working History podcast, 2015

Professor Kenneth Fones-Wolf of West Virginia University discusses his book, co-authored with Elizabeth Fones-Wolf, “Struggle for the Soul of the Postwar South,” the role of religion in the CIO’s Operation Dixie, and provides perspective on the participation of faith communities in the modern labor movement. Hosted by Beth English, President of the Southern Labor Studies Association.