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chillspike Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-22-11 09:19 PM
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67. That's how you do it
Call their bluff.
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  -YES... that giant is now awake (GENERAL STRIKE) nadinbrzezinski  Feb-21-11 11:20 PM   #0 
  - Yes, that is the only way to teach these bastards.  tabatha   Feb-21-11 11:26 PM   #1 
  - "page not found" K&R anyway.  Tansy_Gold   Feb-21-11 11:26 PM   #2 
  - Go to home  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:27 PM   #3 
  - Go to home  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:27 PM   #4 
  - Did the page get removed?  Selatius   Feb-21-11 11:29 PM   #5 
  - You got to go from the home page  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:37 PM   #9 
  - You don't get any guarantees.  tavalon   Feb-22-11 08:05 PM   #56 
  - Union members are probably quite aware of that possibility.  JDPriestly   Feb-22-11 09:59 PM   #78 
  - Confirmation  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:32 PM   #6 
  - Thank you! K&R n/t  OneGrassRoot   Feb-22-11 12:49 PM   #44 
  - This looks like it will work  suffragette   Feb-21-11 11:33 PM   # 
  - SCFL just dropped a big turd in Walker's punch bowl.  lpbk2713   Feb-21-11 11:33 PM   #7 
  - felt good, too  Blue Owl   Feb-22-11 12:26 PM   #40 
     - In other words - Scott Walker shit himself  Kber   Feb-22-11 05:35 PM   #54 
  - It should be nationwide-all unions should see this as the last stand  Boxerfan   Feb-21-11 11:35 PM   #8 
  - Getting a regional one I can see it  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:38 PM   #10 
  - A regional one at best. The labor movement is terribly weakened and divided.  Selatius   Feb-21-11 11:51 PM   #13 
  - Two weeks ago I would have said yuo are nuts on a regional one  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:55 PM   #16 
  - Not likely, but ya gotta start somewhere.  blindpig   Feb-22-11 12:44 PM   #43 
  - I'm watching  tavalon   Feb-22-11 08:07 PM   #57 
     - are you a postal worker?  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 08:18 PM   #61 
        - Nope. nurse  tavalon   Feb-22-11 08:20 PM   #62 
        - Last friday there was an emergency action here in SD  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 08:23 PM   #63 
        - K&R!  Imagevision   Feb-22-11 10:40 PM   #82 
  - It might come to that..........  socialist_n_TN   Feb-22-11 04:44 PM   #49 
     - it all sounds good till a couple paychecks are missed  IamK   Feb-22-11 09:00 PM   #65 
        - It's always bad timing for a strike.........  socialist_n_TN   Feb-22-11 09:23 PM   #70 
        - My dear that is what strike funds are for  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 09:28 PM   #77 
        - It isn't a matter of staying out a long time. One day will unify  JDPriestly   Feb-22-11 10:04 PM   #80 
  - Here we go...  Dappleganger   Feb-21-11 11:40 PM   #11 
  - I hope we have lots of  AsahinaKimi   Feb-21-11 11:46 PM   #12 
  - Start with a state general strike, and then move to the region  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:51 PM   #14 
     - It WILL get ugly. They will not back off sooner.  Tansy_Gold   Feb-22-11 12:02 AM   #18 
        - It warms my heart to be honest  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:05 AM   #19 
           - so  AsahinaKimi   Feb-22-11 12:15 AM   #22 
              - The US has not been in this situation in what?  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:17 AM   #24 
                 - again...  AsahinaKimi   Feb-22-11 12:27 AM   # 
                 - The Sleeper has awakened!!  AsahinaKimi   Feb-22-11 12:27 AM   #29 
                 - Well, on the same token, this is the worst recession in US history since the Great Depression.  Selatius   Feb-22-11 12:49 AM   #34 
                    - Well we have said that this was coming, when  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:51 AM   #35 
                       - Ideally, we change things for the better long before everything crashes.  Selatius   Feb-22-11 12:59 AM   #36 
                       - So, will this make it a police riot, or police vs police riot? ...  guruoo   Feb-22-11 09:15 PM   #66 
  - Wild, looking for news... The China Worker has an article on a Wisconsin strike  Ellipsis   Feb-21-11 11:54 PM   #15 
  - Two weeks ago I would have said this is nuts  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-21-11 11:58 PM   #17 
     - Then, my fellow history geek, you had forgotten the first rule of revolution  Oak2004   Feb-22-11 12:15 AM   #23 
        - Well yes... and no  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:20 AM   #25 
           - What's important to see is that it's the same dictatorship everywhere:  Ghost Dog   Feb-22-11 02:33 AM   #38 
              - Right...it's the same dictatorship everywhere.  Raksha   Feb-22-11 05:02 PM   #52 
  - Wow... 97 Unions 45,000 workers  Ellipsis   Feb-22-11 12:08 AM   #20 
  - We are at that point methinks  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:09 AM   #21 
  - this seems appropriate -- Betty White, Sue Ann Nivens, and snow  Tansy_Gold   Feb-22-11 12:22 AM   #27 
  - IWW STATEMENT ON WISCONSIN SB 11 AND THE DEMONSTRATION IN MADISON  Ellipsis   Feb-22-11 12:21 AM   #26 
  - Strike fund (AFL-CIO) see my sig  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:29 AM   #31 
  - SHUT IT DOWN!  Hugabear   Feb-22-11 12:26 AM   #28 
  - Wild cat strikes were all kinds of fun  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:28 AM   #30 
     - Yeah, I participated in one back in the 70s..........  socialist_n_TN   Feb-22-11 04:49 PM   #50 
  - A one day symbolic strike?  Chris_Texas   Feb-22-11 12:42 AM   #32 
  - You realize a general strike is not a one day deal  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 12:43 AM   #33 
  - I was looking at this:  Chris_Texas   Feb-22-11 01:22 AM   #37 
  - I agree with you, why bother if they aren't in it to win..  Bandit   Feb-22-11 05:22 PM   #53 
  - Good move!  pacalo   Feb-22-11 02:54 AM   #39 
  - k&r nt  steve2470   Feb-22-11 12:29 PM   #41 
  - Glad (I think that's the right word) to hear this. Don't think anything else is going to work  AllyCat   Feb-22-11 12:33 PM   #42 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Feb-22-11 04:23 PM   #45 
  - rock.  Teaser   Feb-22-11 04:28 PM   #46 
  - DAMN! I thought I'd already posted in this thread...........  socialist_n_TN   Feb-22-11 04:40 PM   #47 
  - One state at a time, baby !!!!!!!  RagAss   Feb-22-11 04:41 PM   #48 
  - On Wisconsin!!  GaYellowDawg   Feb-22-11 04:49 PM   #51 
  - Solidarity!  swilton   Feb-22-11 06:07 PM   #55 
  - Link to union songs and history! GENERAL STRIKE!!!  Generic Other   Feb-22-11 08:09 PM   #58 
  - General Strike....  HDPaulG   Feb-22-11 08:16 PM   #59 
  - A Nation wide General Strike needed to brush back repukes!  on point   Feb-22-11 08:17 PM   #60 
  - I'm in favor and willing to participate in a general NATIONAL strike!  blackspade   Feb-22-11 08:28 PM   #64 
  - That's how you do it  chillspike   Feb-22-11 09:19 PM   #67 
  - Yes. A national, general strike. It is our greatest weapon. n/t  seafan   Feb-22-11 09:20 PM   #68 
  - What is the South Central Federation of Labor, nad?  ClassWarrior   Feb-22-11 09:22 PM   #69 
  - Southern part of WInsconsin  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 09:26 PM   #73 
     - That rocks.  ClassWarrior   Feb-22-11 09:27 PM   #76 
  - Bravo! nt  valerief   Feb-22-11 09:24 PM   #71 
  - Holy crap leave for 5 minutes and I miss this!  lonestarnot   Feb-22-11 09:25 PM   #72 
  - Broke last night  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-22-11 09:27 PM   #75 
     - Thanks nadinbrzezinski!  lonestarnot   Feb-23-11 12:41 AM   #84 
  - K&R....YES!....n/t  unkachuck   Feb-22-11 09:26 PM   #74 
  - Wisconsin labor is watching the bill in Indiana.  JDPriestly   Feb-22-11 10:03 PM   #79 
  - REC. nt.  bertman   Feb-22-11 10:26 PM   #81 
  - K&R!  roxiejules   Feb-22-11 11:20 PM   #83 
  - Everyone to the WALL TIME....Torches and Truth Arrows Optional...  opihimoimoi   Feb-23-11 12:47 AM   #85 
 

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