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When a Union card isn't a Union Card

I don't intend that this be filled with daily news items but feel free to put things in here that you think will interest us, or generate discussion.
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When a Union card isn't a Union Card

Postby NC » Tue May 05, 2009 9:23 pm

Here's a new angle. In the USA they are likely going to impose "Card Check" certification. Canada still has it in some provinces, and Canada is the the last place on earth it is still legal, but the US is coming back to it because Barrack Obama needs to repay his union debt.

So the SEUI has come up with a union card that, if signed, will not let you quit membership:

http://server1.laborpains.org/?p=2401

This ought to be fun to watch unfold.


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Postby alec » Tue May 05, 2009 9:27 pm

Well, you can always die and be reincarnated and come back as a rat that lives under George's desk. Then you wouldn't have to worry about quitting the union.


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