Read it all, then read the rest of her blog.A deeply disappointed New York Times reports that the Democrats are not able to rely upon the union stalwarts in the upcoming election:[...]I wonder if the problem doesn’t lie only with failed Democratic promises, something that would definitely agitate the union leaders. Perhaps the real problem amongst the rank and file is that a lot of ordinary Americans who pay union dues, either from a weak commitment to the unions or because their job forces them to do so, are finally figuring out that unions can bring benefits to their members only if there is a fat and happy U.S. to generate those benefits — and that if you become a super parasite, your host will die, denying you the nutrition on which you feed.
Saturday, September 18, 2010
Unions - a super parasite killing their hosts?
Bookworm has a great post about this.