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Short-sighted Petulance

Kashiwa Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 5:20 AM
Would you care to unpack that a bit more? How exactly are people "demonstrating the empathy and information free outlook"? If you have information that refutes their statements, please share with the class, Hoov.

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...