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Strangulation by Union

Cookiepress Wrote: Sep 26, 2012 3:07 PM
Maybe we'll even have him go off to war and carry a gun, or be a firefighter and go into burning buildings to save people and maybe have him work the graveyard shift with no shift differential. Or maybe be a police officer on riot patrol. Then we'll decide whether he should get paid for a sick day or bereavement time off. I think Loyal Democrat is not a democrat at all but a sarcastic conservative.

The Chicago teachers strike is over, but the public didn't win. Schools will still transfer bad teachers to other schools because it's nearly impossible to fire them. When bad teachers go from school to school, principals call it "the dance of the lemons." It would be funny if those teachers didn't slowly wreck children's lives.

The basic issue is: Who decides how to manage a workplace? Unions say it's good that they protect American workers from arbitrary dismissal and make sure everyone is treated equally.

But it's not good.

Rules that "protect" government workers from arbitrary dismissal and require everyone...