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NBC Laments ‘Upper Class Has Just About Won’ Against Unions

FletchforFreedom Wrote: Jan 26, 2013 9:06 AM
Unions would have been fine (and would continue to be today) if the government treated them like any other organization instead of a) giving them special privileges and b) overlooking their misdeeds.

The Detroit News recently reported that union membership has declined five-tenths of a percentage point – 11.8 to 11.3 – in the workforce.

“Total union membership fell by about 400,000 workers to 14.4 million. Teachers unions were among the hardest hit, with the ranks of public school teachers and educators falling sharply,” it noted.

The thinning union ranks are blamed on state budget cuts which have resulted job losses for teachers and other government sector employees, EAGnews.org found.

The AP report did not mention that some teachers are choosing to walk away from their union. But that’s exactly...