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Short-sighted Petulance

HarryReidsATruePatriot Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 8:24 PM
The Walton family and their henchmen were, are, and always will be greedy profiteers. This needs an intervention from organized labore (ie SEIU, Teamsters, etc)
Curtis108 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 8:47 PM
Oh, the Teamsters. Too bad they actually ARE a crime family.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 8:29 PM
Unionized labor is the same as big government. Everything goes down hill, and you liberals are pumped up about that.
cb71 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 8:27 PM
Sure. Costs would go up, quality would go down. I shop at Wal-Mart and I like the fact it is union-free.
Jerry555 Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 8:26 PM
You mean like BANKRUPT GM
and all the BAILOUTS.


Hostess employees insisted on continuing a strike, even as management noted that the company couldn't survive a prolonged union action. Now the employees won't have jobs at all, as their action has forced the company to liquidate.

On Black Friday, some Wal-Mart employees are planning on staging a walkout to protest alleged retaliation for employees who criticize the company. (Not surprisingly, union organizers -- angry that Wal-Mart isn't unionized -- are behind a lot of the controversy.)

Perhaps what all these petulant employees don't realize is that companies are in business to earn a profit.  If they can't, there...