Friday, February 25, 2011
WWMD - What Would Morris Do
When it came to defending unions, Morris would not be silenced. He helped organize the Oil, Chemical and Atomic Workers union and built labor alliances throughout his life.
What Happens in Wisconsin Will Affect Workers Across the Nation
"First they came for the communists, and I did not speak out –
because I was not a communist;
Then they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out –
because I was not a socialist;
Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out-
because I was not a trade unionist;
Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out –
because I was not a Jew;
Then they came for me –
and there was no one left to speak out for me."
Pastor Martin Niemoller
"Respectful Corporations, Governments, and Unions work best for the people."
Steve Harris (SM&D Brownwood, Texas)
Know your history ! May 1933: Hitler Abolishes Unions
The GOP’s War On The Middle Class
Wisconsin & The GOP’s War On The Middle Class « SpeakEasy
Majority in Poll Back Employees in Public Sector Unions
Respondents said they opposed efforts to weaken collective bargaining rights and were against reducing state deficits via cutbacks for public workers.