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US Politics & Gov't

This Labor Day, Let's Give Workers Something To Cheer About
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Labor Day, workers rights, unions, government, corruption, republicans, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, politics, news, elections, abuse, economy, candidates )

CarrieSIC
- 84 days ago - nationalmemo.com
It's no coincidence that prosperity was widely shared when unions were at the height of their power in the decades after World War II, and that inequality has soared as unions have been weakened.
"Bloodiest Thing the World Has Seen": David Cay Johnston on Inequality's Looming Disaster
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: revolution, economy, ethics, constitution, congress, politics, inequality, unions, gerrymandering, voting, law enforcement, Wall Street, Geitner, Obama )

Lynn
- 177 days ago - alternet.org
..."Divided" reminds us how inequality is one of those rare problems that truly matters to all of us...whether American democracy can survive such great economic disparities, and how returning to a more equal society is literally a matter of life and death.
One Percent - Ten Ton Shoes   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: One percent, 1%, Class War, November 5, 2013, Anonymous, Tear Down the Walls, Relight the Flame, Wall Street, Occupy, Idle No More, Unions, Stand Up, Which Side Are You On )

Dandelion
- 488 days ago - youtube.com
As the rows of tombstone houses pass you by. And I say, you say, we say change. But we all know just what they say. The more things change, the more they stay they same. They just stay the same. Watch video Inspire to Stand UP on November 5th!
Petition | President Obama: Rescind the Nomination of Starbucks' Lawyer Denying Me Justice | Change.Org
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: labor, laborrelations, corporatelawyer, starbucks, unions, workersrights, righttounionize, starbucksunion, workingpeople )

BMutiny
- 529 days ago - change.org
Corporate lawyer Patricia Millett is disconnected from the reality facing working Americans like me and her legal track record makes clear that she would not be able to rule impartially on questions of worker freedom of association. A Shill for Starbucks!
Michigan Bills Limiting Union Power Pass in Legislature
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, Labor, lies, media, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, Unions, workers Rights )

Kit
- 711 days ago - nytimes.com
The Michigan Legislature approved sweeping legislation on Tuesday that vastly reduces the power of organized labor in a state that has been a symbol of union dominance and served as an incubator for union activity over decades of modern American -->
Walker's Wisconsin Win Big Blow to Unions, Smaller One to Obama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: unions, Scott Walker, elections, Wisconsin recall vote, workers' rights, government, ethics, politics, lies, media, news, usa, republicans, democrats )

Cal
- 899 days ago - cnn.com
In a vote that could have implications on both the November presidential race and for organized labor, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Tuesday successfully overcame a recall vote that would have removed him from office.
All Over the USA and Out in the Streets in Solidarity With Occupy Oakland - Wednesday, November 2nd -Take Action-Pass It on
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NOV 2, Nationwide, Occupy Oakland, Solidarit, Peaceful Protest., Police Abuse, police brutality, 1st Amendment violated, community groups, unions, anti-war groups, all progressive organizations, vets, individuals, OWS please share & re post )

Kenny
- 1121 days ago - bailoutpeople.org
In response to the violent repression, which included the use of tear gas, guns that use incapacitating bean bags, batons and the arrests of over 85 protesters,come take to the streets in solidarity Defend Oakland! Defend all the occupations everywhere!
TAKE ACTION NOW! PLEASE Support ---'Occupy' Protesters Now in DC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Occupy Wall Street Protests, unions, politics, news, ethics, goodnews, media, americans, government, politics, government, freedoms, elections, ethics, americans, media )

Cal
- 1143 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
We are going to deliver a statement of solidarity to the D.C. protesters -- and a demand for fair and accurate coverage to major news outlets. Please add your name and share this link with friends:
Occupy Wall Street Gets Union Backing; Approval Rating Tops Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Occupy Wall Street Protests, unions, politics, news, ethics, goodnews, media, americans, government )

Cal
- 1144 days ago - npr.org
Occupy Wall Street is getting a shot in the arm, as some of America's largest unions have announced that they're now supporting the movement. The gain in momentum comes as off-shoots of the original Manhattan group plan marches and protests around the nat
Labor Unions and Leftist Groups Prepare to Join Occupy Wall Street
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Occupy Wall St., Liberty Plaza, Unions, protest, US Post Office )

Dandelion
- 1150 days ago - nymag.com
Protesters today announced that they received a package delivered by the U.S. Postal Service to the park at "One Liberty Plaza," boasting of their "territorial validation," and have also set up a helpline, which can be reached at (347) 603-6258.
The American Dream As We Know It Is Obsolete, Dead as a Doornail
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, republicans, propaganda, lies, middle class destruction, union busting, unions )

Norm
- 1322 days ago - alternet.org
The contention that the middle class is suddenly under attack is thoroughly flawed. This trend goes back more than 30 years to the savaging of private-sector unionism combined with deregulation, reloaded militarism and tax breaks for the rich. The current
Labor Pains and the GOP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, dishonesty0, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, Labor, lies, media, politics, propaganda, republicans, socialsecurity, unions )

Kit
- 1329 days ago - truth-out.org
A dozen cookies arrive on a plate. Big Business takes eleven of them and says to the Tea Partier, "Pssst! That union guy is trying to steal your cookie!" "...CEO pay jumped 27% in 2010..."
Dennis Kucinich Speaking at Workers' Rights Rally in Madison, WI   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corporations, Dennis Kucinich, unions, Wall St., Madison, WI )

Dandelion
- 1347 days ago - youtube.com
"We will fight back!" "We will fight back!" Isn't this what it is all about? Corporations don't believe in Government of the people. They believe in Government of the Corporations by the Corporations for the Corporations. "We will fight back!"
What Conservatives Really Want
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, propaganda, right wing religious conservatives, unions, Wisconsin Protests )

Ramona
- 1369 days ago - readersupportednews.org
What Conservatives Really Want Posted on February 19, 2011 by georgelakoffj --Dedicated to the peaceful protestors in Wisconsin, February 19, 2011 The central issue in our political life is not being discussed. At stake is the moral
Wisconsin Public Workers UNDERPAID By 4.8% - 8.2%
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wisconsin unions, Governor Walker, dishonesty, deficits, economy, republicans, propaganda, unions )

Norm
- 1371 days ago - epi.org
Gov. Walker is wants changes in collective bargaining laws and major benefits reductions of public employee unions as the antidote to alleged overpayment. However, the data indicates that state and local government employees in Wisconsin are not overpaid
 

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