For decades, Boeing has been one of the biggest employers in Western Washington. This year, the aerospace giant is celebrating its 100th birthday, but amidst the celebration, there’s growing concern with employees about the culture that’s been cultivated within the company over the last 20 years.

In this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at a new book written by two professors from the University of Puget Sound that exposes concerns many employees have about the future of Boeing. Plus, we’ll discuss how this kind of aggressive pursuit of big profits is spreading to other industries.

Northwest Now is a weekly public affairs program that airs Friday at 7:30 p.m. on KBTC.

Use the list below to find us on TV. You can also watch past episodes and learn more about our show on our website.

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KBTC 28.1, 28.2, 28.3 digital channels, (including K41KT-D Grays River-Lebam and K24IC-D, Bellingham and Channel 16 Digital, Seattle)

KCKA 15.1, 15.2, 15.3 digital channels

CABLE:

Comcast channel 108 (HD, most areas in Western Washington)

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