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Tweet:”I’m sticking with the Union!”

Imagine coming together with not only your co-workers in your building but ALL of your peers in your community and state.#UnionsForAll would give the power to working people. Where it belongs. https://t.co/gUHTen5vPV — SEIU (@SEIU) October 3, 2019

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Davina Vs. Goliath

(For the purpose of greater clarity and succinctness, I have excerpted sections and lightly edited a blog by Jonathan Cook on consortiumnews.com, 10/01/19)  She is a Ready-made Davina Confronting a Corporate Goliath. The sixteen-year old Swede, Greta Thunberg, and her generation are living on a dying planet, a planet the older generation – through their…

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Monsanto’s Special Ops

Ever wondered how giant corporations control the discourse about them? Here’s a way. You spy and you manipulate… From The Guardian: Revealed: how Monsanto’s ‘intelligence center’ targeted journalists and activists “Internal documents show how the company worked to discredit critics and investigated singer Neil Young”  

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Capitalism Is In Trouble

Capitalism today is in trouble, and even the most ardent defenders of free enterprise are saying so. Consider Jonathan Tepper, founder of Variant Perception, “a research group for asset managers.” It would seem hard to find anyone more devoted to unregulated markets. Yet, even so, in a new book, The Myth of Capitalism: Monopolies and…

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An “Investing in America Tax”

Trump and the Crimson Congress continued to plunder the United States last year by lowering the federal Corporate tax to 21% recently in 2018.  Much of this was paid for by increasing taxes on the middle class and by leaving projects unfunded.  As a result, many struggling working people have already been hit with these…

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America’s Structurally Impoverished

I’m sick of hearing about how we have “a good economy” because of a low unemployment rate.  Why is no one asking the critical question, “How many of those people are structurally impoverished?”  Or another less economic way to say the same is, “How many of those jobs provide dignity to the worker?” In this…

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Uber & Lyft: Unfair and Unsafe

I’ve done some work for both Uber and Lyft over the last 4 months. I’ve worked for Lyft slightly less because it took them over 3 weeks from the time I signed up until they would actually processed the paperwork.  Most of my experiences were positive; however, over the last couple of days I’ve had…

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Change “Union Opt Out”

Over approximately the last 40 years the labor unions of The United States have lost much of their strength due to American corporations doing everything they can to pressure workers not to join a union. Many even hand out anti-union propaganda pamphlets or make people watch anti-union propaganda videos at employee orientations. They do their…

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Proper Pain Management with Marijuana

Currently, too many people in the United States can’t get proper pain management due to some other people’s addiction to opiate medication.  That leaves a lot of folks with legitimate pain needs that are not being properly addressed.  Because some addicts enjoy crushing and snorting  and otherwise misusing opiates (then consequently overdosing) many other people…

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