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txlibdem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-27-11 09:00 AM
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9. Look at GM for example
The newly hired employees of GM auto plants will only make $14 an hour, half what the existing workers make. Who are the new hires? Mostly young people? Isn't that an example?
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  -The Young People dotymed  Feb-26-11 10:41 AM   #0 
  - agreed. and they have to work inside them. a union is nothing without  roguevalley   Feb-26-11 12:17 PM   #1 
  - Such a great post!  txlibdem   Feb-26-11 05:00 PM   #2 
  - With the dwindling numbers that  dotymed   Feb-27-11 06:46 AM   #3 
     - Young people are getting shafted -- they need to stand up for their rights  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 08:15 AM   #5 
        - NO, I am in no way "ok  dotymed   Feb-28-11 07:43 AM   #18 
  - At the rally I was at yesterday, I wish I had seen more young  mmonk   Feb-27-11 07:20 AM   #4 
  - Are you referring to the solidarity rallies that happened all across the nation?  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 08:20 AM   #6 
     - How so?  mmonk   Feb-27-11 08:29 AM   #7 
     - Look at GM for example  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 09:00 AM   #9 
        - I don't understand what that has to do with my statement.  mmonk   Feb-27-11 09:02 AM   #10 
           - How so?  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 09:05 AM   #12 
              - Because instead of fighting for higher wages for Americans, they were sitting  mmonk   Feb-27-11 09:16 AM   #13 
     - OTOH, the benefits their parents and grandparents receive in Medicare and SS  CTyankee   Feb-27-11 08:38 AM   #8 
     - OTOH, those are benefits that the young people will not get so where's the good for them?  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 09:04 AM   #11 
        - I would not justify taking away from one to benefit the other.  CTyankee   Feb-27-11 09:38 AM   #14 
           - Me too  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 10:24 AM   #15 
     - Bullshit  dotymed   Feb-28-11 07:54 AM   #19 
  - I was a baby when Reagan took office  tabbycat31   Feb-27-11 11:13 AM   #16 
     - I voted against Raygun in the first election I could vote in  txlibdem   Feb-27-11 05:15 PM   #17 

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