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Failure: Unions in America Today

JasonCharleston Wrote: Nov 25, 2012 10:25 AM
It's going to be gross. They are already going after Boeing. Many more to follow. And Obama's billionaire cronies will be able to buy the companies up for pennies on the dollar if the unions fail. It's a nice little game being played.

Unions played an important role in American history. At the turn of the last century, a lot of workers encountered awful and dangerous conditions on the job. The workers banded together, demanded changes and got them. After that, Americans joined unions and the dues began to roll in. Riding that wave of compulsory money, union bosses rose. With that much money flowing, corruption wasn’t far behind.

Times have changed. The economy, country and world have changed. But unions haven’t. Union membership among non-government employees has fallen off a cliff. But although membership is down, their power remains large.

Why? Because...