TN VW plant workers send UAW packing
Posted by: rWVen on Feb-15-14 3:46 PM (EST)
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VW wanted the union|
Posted by: LeeG on Feb-15-14 3:51 PM (EST)
Sign of Republican shortsightedness
Bullshit, VW wanted a workers council|
Posted by: rWVen on Feb-15-14 3:55 PM (EST)
the union was the only legal recourse in the US. I'm sure even you can suss out the implications of that fact....
what does that mean?|
Posted by: radiomix on Feb-16-14 10:42 AM (EST)
Posted by: radiomix on Feb-15-14 4:04 PM (EST)
In southern manufacturing are like wolverines in Michigan. They might be there, but they are tough to find.
I attended several classes on how |
Posted by: string on Feb-15-14 10:48 PM (EST)
to prevent unionization during my working years. Some of it is common sense: treat people fairly and pay a competitive wage.
+1 on this. But unfourtunatly this is|
Posted by: Telkwa on Feb-16-14 11:13 AM (EST)
not always the case
More fool them.|
Posted by: cockneykayaker on Feb-16-14 10:14 AM (EST)
But, but who will protect the slackers?|
Posted by: jaws on Feb-16-14 11:38 AM (EST)
from conversations with people|
Posted by: raddog1 on Feb-16-14 12:28 PM (EST)
in forced union membership, I'd say the workers in TN dodged a bullet. No question they probably also looked at how the UAW helped make US auto makers less competitive.
The fact that VW wants a workers council|
Posted by: rWVen on Feb-16-14 1:38 PM (EST)
is an indicator of why the workers don't want the UAW. I still can't get my head around the fact that the Govt. wont allow workers to represent themselves without an "independent" representative entity.
Right Wing Haters Got Involved|
Posted by: SupremelyArrogant on Feb-16-14 5:45 PM (EST)
Including Corker. These anti-worker Nazis told workers they'd lose their jobs if they went union. What kind of scum gets involved in a election when it's none of their business? There's nothing lower than teabaggers.
You seem like the type that needs a....|
Posted by: jaws on Feb-16-14 6:15 PM (EST)
union to protect you lazy ass!!!
Posted by: radiomix on Feb-16-14 6:16 PM (EST)
Just slandered three individuals or groups in one post. Very Trevor of you.
you sound upset|
Posted by: clarion on Feb-16-14 6:17 PM (EST)
Why can't those Tennessee workers….|
Posted by: Garbo_The_White on Feb-16-14 10:45 PM (EST)
…just look North to Detroit to see what they could achieve if they'd just go union!