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bpilgrim Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-21-05 06:46 AM
Response to Reply #12
13. a strike is not blakmail
fyi

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  -International Transit Workers Union Condemns NYC strike geek tragedy  Dec-21-05 06:24 AM   #0 
  - You know how it is....  DaveTheWave   Dec-21-05 06:30 AM   #1 
  - Freeper! j/k eom  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 06:31 AM   #2 
  - Get down on your knees and thank unions  bpilgrim   Dec-21-05 06:48 AM   #14 
  - see post #3  bpilgrim   Dec-21-05 06:49 AM   #15 
  - Name calling  DelawareValleyDem   Dec-21-05 08:14 AM   #29 
  - Bwahhhhhh  LostinVA   Dec-21-05 09:35 AM   #40 
  - apparently anybody who disagrees with Geek Tragedy is an "asshole"  400Years   Dec-21-05 10:33 AM   #45 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-21-05 09:34 AM   #39 
     - which low posters?  sabbat hunter   Dec-21-05 12:12 PM   #52 
     - WHOA, Hold Up There  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Dec-21-05 12:16 PM   #53 
  - distribution of flyers that called Toussaint an ally of Osama Bin Laden.  bpilgrim   Dec-21-05 06:33 AM   #3 
  - The parent union is not always right.  China_cat   Dec-21-05 06:33 AM   #4 
  - Note, however, that the TWU has no friends anymore in NYC.  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 06:35 AM   #6 
     - old story but especially true in todays neo-liberal world  bpilgrim   Dec-21-05 06:39 AM   #9 
     - Hear, Hear!  The_Mule   Dec-21-05 08:20 AM   #30 
     - That's just a lie  Jersey Devil   Dec-21-05 06:40 AM   #10 
     - NYPD donut trucks  ohio_liberal   Dec-21-05 11:21 AM   #48 
     - No kidding!  DaveTheWave   Dec-21-05 06:58 AM   #22 
     - Transparent as glass...  LostinVA   Dec-21-05 09:37 AM   #42 
     - the MTA  sabbat hunter   Dec-21-05 12:08 PM   #50 
     - I doubt they went on strike to make friends...eom  DKStreet   Dec-21-05 07:43 AM   #23 
     - You are lying now  LostinVA   Dec-21-05 09:37 AM   #41 
  - Absolutely classic.  yibbehobba   Dec-21-05 06:35 AM   #5 
  - And they hate labor unions. eom  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 06:35 AM   #7 
  - Hey Geek, you live in New York?  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 06:37 AM   #8 
  - No, the point is...  yibbehobba   Dec-21-05 06:43 AM   #11 
  - I know he is saying he doesn't support the guys in the street........  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 06:53 AM   #17 
  - MODERATES TELLIN PEOPLE TO TAKE IT TO THE STREET.  Hubert Flottz   Dec-21-05 08:01 AM   #26 
  - "That is exactly what needs to be done."  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 05:27 PM   #60 
  - "GOD AND COUNTRY"....!!!.  Bridget Burke   Dec-21-05 08:02 AM   #27 
     - "Most anti-strike posters here at least say.......  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 05:36 PM   #62 
        - What I meant by Ultra-Ultra lefties......  NorthELiberal   Dec-22-05 04:56 AM   #72 
  - the parent of  sabbat hunter   Dec-21-05 12:09 PM   #51 
  - I can't support the TWU here, even though I HATE the MTA  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 06:45 AM   #12 
  - a strike is not blakmail  bpilgrim   Dec-21-05 06:46 AM   #13 
  - I agree...but did you notice how easy it is to divide & conquer  U4ikLefty   Dec-21-05 06:50 AM   #16 
     - The union is the one putting hardship on the average citizen.  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 06:54 AM   #18 
        - see post #16  U4ikLefty   Dec-21-05 06:56 AM   #20 
        - yeah, it's ONLY the UNIONS fault!  bpilgrim   Dec-21-05 06:56 AM   #21 
        - Both are to blame. I hate the MTA. But the TWU is just plain  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 09:35 PM   #67 
           - Hey, Geek......  NorthELiberal   Dec-22-05 06:09 AM   #74 
        - Some things to consider...  DKStreet   Dec-21-05 07:48 AM   #24 
        - Here's a stat for you to chew on:  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 09:36 PM   #68 
        - Illegal, wildcat strike?  The_Mule   Dec-21-05 08:23 AM   #31 
        - Mostly because...  yibbehobba   Dec-21-05 08:52 AM   #34 
        - Yup..... blame the victim...  LostinVA   Dec-21-05 09:39 AM   #44 
           - The only victims here are the working poor who can't get to  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 09:34 PM   #66 
  - You posted at the same time I did......  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 06:55 AM   #19 
  - Blackmail? LOLOLOLOL... It's Called People Power  stepnw1f   Dec-21-05 05:30 PM   #61 
  - They're hurting the PEOPLE. And deliberately so.  geek tragedy   Dec-21-05 09:37 PM   #69 
     - Yuh.... SURRRRRRRRE they are....  stepnw1f   Dec-21-05 10:03 PM   #70 
        - Apparently you are.  geek tragedy   Dec-22-05 04:32 AM   #71 
  - IMO the MTA had made significant concessions in their last offer  AndreaCG   Dec-21-05 07:12 PM   #65 
  - Just gathering good karma for a girlfriend here...  robbedvoter   Dec-21-05 07:51 AM   #25 
  - "The amount of hatred you spread here in the last 48h"  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 08:39 AM   #33 
     - On the contrary. I too support the strikers. The hecklers, particularly  robbedvoter   Dec-21-05 03:26 PM   #54 
        - "I too support the strikers."  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 05:11 PM   #57 
  - Geek is violently against the guys in the street  LostinVA   Dec-21-05 09:38 AM   #43 
  - Bingo. Disturbingly so.  robbedvoter   Dec-21-05 03:27 PM   #55 
     - "Bingo. Disturbingly so."  NorthELiberal   Dec-21-05 05:21 PM   #59 
        - "Many of the New Yorkers" are not quite so selfish and bitter - much as  robbedvoter   Dec-21-05 06:21 PM   #64 
  - Support the 7 million NYer's walking down the street?****  Egalitariat   Dec-21-05 12:05 PM   #49 
  - Toussaint will not get bounced  goodhue   Dec-21-05 08:05 AM   #28 
  - I'll take your DARE.  The_Mule   Dec-21-05 08:28 AM   #32 
  - I'm with ya Mule...  two gun sid   Dec-21-05 08:59 AM   #35 
  - The strike is certainly illegal, but it is Not a "wildcat strike"  mcscajun   Dec-21-05 09:12 AM   #36 
  - The International is not always correct.  LincolnMcGrath   Dec-21-05 09:16 AM   #37 
  - Why aren't the city council, mayor and TA leadership assholes?  izzybeans   Dec-21-05 09:16 AM   #38 
  - Try again...start by reading at the International TWU site  Cerridwen   Dec-21-05 10:54 AM   #46 
  - Good catch.  rug   Dec-21-05 06:04 PM   #63 
  - The TWU should have used the avenues available in the law  darboy   Dec-21-05 11:02 AM   #47 
  - Bloomberg. MTA WANTED this. They don't negotiate now.  robbedvoter   Dec-22-05 07:53 AM   #75 
  - "the assholes on strike"  LibertyorDeath   Dec-21-05 03:53 PM   #56 
  - Touched In The Head  Binka   Dec-22-05 05:44 AM   #73 
     - "Malignant narcissists". I'll keep this one (to stop me from using worse  robbedvoter   Dec-22-05 08:01 AM   #76 
        - Hey Baby!  Binka   Dec-22-05 08:12 AM   #77 
  - 33,000 assholes? OK...  iconoclastNYC   Dec-21-05 05:14 PM   #58 
 

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