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Big Labor Said To Exploit ‘Weakness’ In State Laws Despite High Court Ruling On Dues

September 9, 2019 by

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By Kevin Mooney ~ Labor unions are working with allies in state legislatures to counteract a Supreme Court ruling that invalidated mandatory union dues and fees for government employees, according to a new report from a free-market think tank. In June 2018, the high court ruled that “agency shop” laws requiring nonunion government employees to […]

Why Volkswagen Workers Should Be Wary Of Unionizing

June 13, 2019 by

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By Rachel Greszler ~ More than 1,700 Volkswagen Chattanooga workers will head to the polls Wednesday through Friday this week to vote on a consequential measure: whether or not to unionize. A recent New York Times article should come as a warning sign to Volkswagen workers. The article depicts Rick Marsh, a longtime GM worker […]

Oh, Now Hillary Is an Advocate for Rape Victims + More – Daily Digest

September 15, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Let the American youth never forget, that they possess a noble inheritance, bought by the toils, and sufferings, and blood of their ancestors; and capacity, if wisely improved, and faithfully guarded, of transmitting to their latest posterity all the substantial blessings of life, the peaceful enjoyment of liberty, property, religion, […]

Wal-Mart Versus The Mob

November 29, 2012 by

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By Michelle Malkin ~ Black Friday always brings out the worst: long lines, short tempers and random outbreaks of shoppers’ rage. This year, Big Labor will ratchet up the Strikesgiving tension with professional grievance-mongers and workers picketing at 1,000 Wal-Mart stores nationwide. Attention, Wal-Mart directors: Mob appeasement never works. They’ve tried repeatedly to stave off […]

States Exempt Labor Unions from Stalking, Trespassing Laws

August 11, 2012 by

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By Lachlan Markay ~ At least four states provide exemptions to anti-stalking laws for labor union officials conducting organizing activities, according to a new report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Every state in America criminalizes stalking, generally defined as repeated unwanted contact with another individual designed to cause some sort of mental or emotional […]

Port Whine: Big Labor’s Occu-Punks

December 15, 2011 by

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By Michelle Malkin Scruffy progressive protesters locked themselves together across railroad tracks, blocked traffic and shouted profanities at police on Tuesday in a coordinated “West Coast Port Shutdown.” Truckers lost wages. Shippers lost business. This is what the Occupy Wall Street movement calls “victory.” Aging Big Labor bosses toasted one another from the sidelines as […]

‘Occupy Wall Street’ Steadily Becoming Just Another Big Labor Protest

November 22, 2011 by

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By Lachlan Markay News that two major labor unions will co-opt an “Occupy” protest in Washington next month solidifies two facts about the waning protest movement: it is an entirely ordinary function of left-wing activism, and it is wholly unserious about addressing special interests’ influence over the political process. The Washington Post reports that the […]