Supreme Court levels another rule against the collection of union dues

The Orange County Register, an online conservative and reactionary rag said of Thursday’s Supreme Court ruling, June 21st, on unions and their ability to collect dues that “Workers won important free-speech rights in a decision” (http://www.ocregister.com/opinion/court-360116-union-decision.html). Every time that unions are attacked, lose their ability to collect dues or are restricted this is called a victory […]

Governor Walker in Milwaukee: Bring out the National Guard to jail public union workers

picture of Italian fascist Benito Mussolini, darling of the ruling classes of the western world Gov. Scott Walker of Milwaukee, Wisconsin says he is confident state workers will continue to show up for work and do their jobs, despite their potential disappointment in his emergency budget proposal.  However, if there is worker unrest, Walker says the […]

Historic March for Jobs, Justice & Peace in Detroit

Readers- If you have not heard about the scheduled march for peace, justice and civil rights in Detroit tomorrow, Saturday the 28th, it is due to the sock puppet press’ monopolizing the corporate airwaves with news of Glenn Beck.  Glenn Beck might sell better for the forces of profit maximization and oligarchy but the real […]

Public workers must unite, state by state to fight off the neo-liberal austerity programs of the ruling class: AFSCME supports Detroit Teacher Unions

Public sector workers unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains I just received an e-mail from Michael Mulholland, Secretary-Treasurer AFSCME Local 207 in Detroit.  AFSCME, or the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees is  an important union, for they are working in collaboration with the Detroit teacher’s union in an attempt […]