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A Message from Bernie Sanders

A Message from Bernie Sanders after his stand with Verizon Workers:

“Yesterday the CEO of Verizon said that I was “contemptible.” He doesn’t like that yesterday I walked the picket line with striking Verizon workers, or that I think Verizon needs to pay its fair share in taxes. 141 more words

Unions

To these guys, sign spinning isn't just a job—it's a calling

Los Angeles

You may have seen them on the side of the road, or perhaps at a highway on-ramp, twirling arrow-shaped signs to entice passing drivers to check out a new housing development or advertise… 253 more words

Ensuring Transparency in Reporting For Employer and Labor Relations: The “Persuader Rule”

You’ve probably watched one before.

An anti-union video so painfully corny, you probably had to turn it off after a few seconds.

Anti-union videos — … 373 more words

Current Events

Eating his pie in the sky

Today was one of those nippy but sunny early spring days (at least here in Sweden) when the brightness of the day made it quite impossible not to be outside, no matter that you needed gloves and three sweaters and thick boots and a warm scarf not to freeze to death. 2,233 more words

Writing

American Workers Are More Stressed Than Ever

Stressed about money, even when you go to work? If that sounds familiar, you’re not alone. Research from workplace wellness consulting company Workplace Options shows that Americans are more worried about their finances than ever, and it’s interfering with our ability to do our jobs. 207 more words

Leadership

Trade Agreements Suck

Ever wonder why the U.S. enters into so many trade agreements?   The short answer is to allow U.S. companies to exploit the natural and human resources of other countries.    637 more words

"Nobody Wins A Trade War": Donald Trump And Bernie Sanders Are Promoting Dangerous Protectionism

As different as Donald Trump and independent Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders are, they have one important policy goal in common. It’s a dangerous goal, one that elites in both parties must counter, before a new public consensus is formed and grave damage is done to the economy. 829 more words

Donald Trump