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Odin2005 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-06-11 11:49 AM
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8. STRIKE! STRIKE! STRIKE!
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  -Labor has decided to fight back nadinbrzezinski  Sep-06-11 11:34 AM   #0 
  - I agree, Nadin, but... which was the "S" word!?  villager   Sep-06-11 11:34 AM   #1 
  - STRIKE  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 11:40 AM   #3 
     - ah, right! And even better when preceded by the "G" word!  villager   Sep-06-11 11:43 AM   #4 
        - Yup... it is coming  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 11:46 AM   #6 
        - I love that sound.  Scruffy1   Sep-06-11 06:08 PM   #61 
  - What the rank-and-file do in the coming months, and how so-called allies react to that, will be much  Brickbat   Sep-06-11 11:37 AM   #2 
  - indeed n/t  pintobean   Sep-06-11 11:44 AM   #5 
  - Well one thing to ALWAYS keep in mind  socialist_n_TN   Sep-06-11 12:56 PM   #31 
     - This is a very general statement and depends on the union and where you are.  Brickbat   Sep-06-11 01:27 PM   #38 
        - Actually this is an accurate statement for the US.  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 01:34 PM   #39 
           - In my view (admittedly Marxist), it's an accurate  socialist_n_TN   Sep-06-11 01:37 PM   #41 
              - There is history, as in formal history, done on this  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 01:39 PM   #42 
              - If you're talking about national presidents, I agree with that. But when it comes to local ESTs,  Brickbat   Sep-06-11 01:52 PM   #47 
  - Labor vs. Tea Party = violence  kctim   Sep-06-11 11:48 AM   #7 
  - Gosh, I guess unions had better support Tea Party policies then!  villager   Sep-06-11 11:50 AM   #9 
  - Only for the narrowminded  kctim   Sep-06-11 11:56 AM   #14 
     - So, you're equating voting and strikes with violence?  villager   Sep-06-11 11:57 AM   #15 
     - Not at all  kctim   Sep-06-11 12:27 PM   #24 
        - well, the elites with their ownership of the airwaves have certainly succeeded here  villager   Sep-06-11 12:32 PM   #25 
        - Ah, yes  kctim   Sep-06-11 12:43 PM   #28 
           - I'll refute it, if it'll make you feel better.  JoeyT   Sep-06-11 04:19 PM   #57 
        - So who started all of this "targeting" talk?  socialist_n_TN   Sep-06-11 12:59 PM   #32 
     - I am sorry but that is a RIGHT WING MEME  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 12:01 PM   #16 
     - I think you are "narrow-minded" if you ask me.  Lost-in-FL   Sep-06-11 12:42 PM   #27 
  - Gee where did I hear this? Oh yes... FOX NEWS....  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 11:53 AM   #10 
  - Sigh  kctim   Sep-06-11 12:05 PM   #17 
     - You are the one equating voting with violence  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 12:08 PM   #19 
     - The question is  kctim   Sep-06-11 12:34 PM   #26 
        - So the answer is to say nothing?  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 01:35 PM   #40 
     - You are the one equating voting with violence  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 12:08 PM   #20 
  - Have you not noticed the numbers of the so called Tea Party..  Little Star   Sep-06-11 11:54 AM   #12 
  - I have noticed  kctim   Sep-06-11 12:11 PM   #22 
  - You think the Tea Party is as numerous as labor?  Marr   Sep-06-11 12:12 PM   #23 
  - Hardcore labor types? Yes.  kctim   Sep-06-11 12:44 PM   #29 
  - Just like how blood flowed through the streets of Madison last winter? Yes, the union thugs  myrna minx   Sep-06-11 01:02 PM   #33 
  - say what???  Claudia Jones   Sep-06-11 01:07 PM   #35 
  - Not entirely true  kctim   Sep-06-11 03:13 PM   #49 
     - Is this the new centrist talking point?  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 03:29 PM   #52 
     - I'm not sure if it is or not, nadin  kctim   Sep-07-11 09:11 AM   #64 
     - sorry  Claudia Jones   Sep-06-11 03:31 PM   #53 
  - It is a little broader than "Labor vs. Tea Party ".  bvar22   Sep-07-11 10:52 AM   #65 
  - STRIKE! STRIKE! STRIKE!  Odin2005   Sep-06-11 11:49 AM   #8 
  - The Unions are not going to fight back..  Bandit   Sep-06-11 11:53 AM   #11 
  - Alas that was the first step  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 11:55 AM   #13 
  - We'll see  Bandit   Sep-06-11 12:08 PM   #18 
     - On the ground, look at photos  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 12:09 PM   #21 
  - don't you mean "we?"  Claudia Jones   Sep-06-11 01:08 PM   #36 
     - I do not belong to a Union although I support most 150%  Bandit   Sep-06-11 03:32 PM   #54 
        - why?  Claudia Jones   Sep-06-11 03:49 PM   #56 
           - I own my own business.  Bandit   Sep-06-11 04:31 PM   #58 
              - thanks  Claudia Jones   Sep-06-11 04:41 PM   #59 
                 - I am a wholesaler  Bandit   Sep-06-11 06:05 PM   #60 
                    - ok, thanks  Claudia Jones   Sep-06-11 06:32 PM   #63 
  - Which unions do you think will strike  pintobean   Sep-06-11 12:52 PM   #30 
  - thirty years too late  SoCalDem   Sep-06-11 01:03 PM   #34 
  - The fight has begun all over again  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 01:40 PM   #43 
     - Isn;t it disgusting though, that we have to re-do stuff that was done  SoCalDem   Sep-06-11 01:43 PM   #44 
        - Part of it is complacency  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-06-11 01:46 PM   #46 
  - Are you a union member?  MineralMan   Sep-06-11 01:14 PM   #37 
  - K&R.  William769   Sep-06-11 01:44 PM   #45 
  - about time  samsingh   Sep-06-11 02:42 PM   #48 
  - It feels TERRIFIC to be fighting HARD against these creeps. I couldn't be prouder of Hoffa  TeamsterDem   Sep-06-11 03:18 PM   #50 
  - I stand beside my brothers and sisters (n/t)  Tom Ripley   Sep-06-11 03:20 PM   #51 
  - About time  malaise   Sep-06-11 03:34 PM   #55 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   Sep-06-11 06:11 PM   #62 
 

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