Posts Tagged: unions


Obama to Unions: You’re my B****

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I’m starting to think that a Leftist’s definition of compassion is smashing your neighbor’s knee with a lead pipe, putting a gun to your head to demand that you pay for the neighbor’s medical bills, and then calling you heartless for not sharing the lefty’s compassion in wanting to care for your neighbor. If you… Read more »


A Few Observations on Education in the United States (Guest Post)

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  This post is a series of a few short takes on education. It just happened that a few stories hit on the same day, and they each warranted a few words. The story on the new college planned in California has me particularly excited! Without further ado… Jon Gabriel writes over at on… Read more »

Walker got it exactly right- unions are like terrorists

Walker got it exactly right- unions are like terrorists

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At CPAC, Scott Walker made a remark that caught the attention of many of the left, and some on the right: OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday that his experience taking on thousands of protesters in his state helped prepare him to take on terrorists across the world. The likely… Read more »

UAW flattened by a Volkswagen

UAW flattened by a Volkswagen

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Having destroyed Detroit, the United Auto Workers union is desperate to infect foreign auto manufacturing plants in the South. It finally managed to force a vote on unionization in Chattanooga and the UAW hit a pot hole. Volkswagen workers in Chattanooga, Tenn., have rejected the United Auto Workers, shooting down the union’s hopes of securing… Read more »

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Minimum Wage Chickenhawks, Part II (Guest Post)

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Our president and his lefty pals are at it again. Now that Obamacare’s failure is all but an historical fact, the president has done exactly what you’d expect him to do – take a laserlike focus on his signature law and dedicate every available resource and use every ounce of political capital he has to… Read more »


Wal-Mart and Minimum Wage Chicken Hawks [Reader Post]

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Job killing leftists have chalked up another victory. Wal-Mart was looking to build three stores in Washington, DC, but the prostitutes serving Big Labor, aka the DC City Council, voted 8-5 to chase them away. What this came in the form of was a “Living Wage Bill”, which was actually specifically targeted toward Wal-Mart. The… Read more »


You Keep Using That Word; I Do Not Think It Means What You Think It Means [Reader Post]

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As Scandalpalooza rolls on, Jonah Goldberg wrote about this particular gem on how the Democrats are responding to the IRS scandals So the @GOP has FOIAed the IRS. How original. And political. So much for a bipartisan inquiry. Typical #GOPOverreach — Brad Woodhouse (@woodhouseb) May 22, 2013 with an analysis that wasn’t too different from my own… Read more »


The Unions Aren’t Completely to Blame for this One… [Reader Post]

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Yes, you read that headline correctly, and this will probably draw a lot of friendly fire. First off, any of my regular readers know that I have no love for the unions. I’ve argued previously that public employee unionization is mostly unnecessary, and I’d just as soon see the same plague that killed the Twinkie… Read more »


Maybe it’s time to drop the picket signs and pick up a copy of The Road to Serfdom [Reader Post]

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It was with great interest that I watched Facebook catch fire with support of the calls for picketing and sick-outs at Wal-Mart stores across the country on Black Friday. From what I could tell, most of those supporting the calls were liberals who attacked the company with claims that it doesn’t pay “a living wage”, “exploits” its workers, or owes its workers health care. I even saw one fantastical claim that a majority of Wal-Mart employees are on food stamps.

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Left wingers are animals [Reader Post]

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I don’t know how else to describe them. Left wingers are animals. They whine about their rights- their rights to scream, their rights to yell, their rights to harass, their right to demand that everyone else pay to support them. And it is a one way street.

They’re not content to disagree with Sarah Palin. They try to shout her down.