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It's been a hell of a last 8 months. Perhaps you've been spectating. Perhaps you've been so fully ground up in the gears of this economic apocalypse that there's no one around who can relate. Me? ...
by thepdxbikerboy
Comment Count 460 comments on Fri Mar 13, 2009 at 10:23 PM PDT with 1337 Recommends
I'm a progressive Democrat here in Southeast Michigan. However, I've never been particularly pro-union. That doesn't mean I'm *anti* union, just that I'm fairly neutral on the issue. Now, normally ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 749 comments on Wed Feb 18, 2009 at 12:18 PM PST with 1306 Recommends
(Cross-posted from emptywheel ) They're calling it a ...
by emptywheel
Comment Count 450 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2009 at 08:17 AM PST with 1235 Recommends
AFL-CIO Secretary Treasurer Richard Trumka traveled to Nevada on Monday to address the Sheet Metal Workers International Association (
by PaulVA
Comment Count 455 comments on Thu Aug 13, 2009 at 10:48 AM PDT with 991 Recommends
I thought, with Labor Day weekend coming up, what better time to share this clip of John McCain? In this video, Senator McCain verbally attacks a construction worker who dares to question McCain'...
by PaulVA
Comment Count 649 comments on Wed Aug 27, 2008 at 12:47 PM PDT with 985 Recommends
Fed up with the conservadem approach to slowly killing healthcare reform, a coaltion of Unions have taken their gloves off and launched radio ads in Montana, Iowa, North Dakota, and Arkansas asking ...
by PaulVA
Comment Count 408 comments on Tue Aug 18, 2009 at 11:25 AM PDT with 875 Recommends
During the election, there were only three unions that endorsed Walker for Governor of Wisconsin: The Firefighters, Police, and State Troopers. We've seen spectacular video of the Firefighters ...
by zenbassoon
Comment Count 388 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 12:33 PM PST with 852 Recommends
Wonder Bread runs deep in my family. I started at Interstate Bakeries in 1999 in Waterloo, Ia after the birth of my first daughter. I asked my father in law who to talk to for an interview. He had ...
by bluebarnstormer
Comment Count 260 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 02:59 AM PST with 844 Recommends
Ladies and Gentlemen, M & I Bank of Wisconsin has committed an unpardonable offense. This bank took bailout funds and thanks to the magic of Citizens United our own tax dollars flowed ...
by Stranded Wind
Comment Count 598 comments on Fri Mar 11, 2011 at 07:37 AM PST with 824 Recommends
http://www.dane101.com/current/2011/03/10/firefighters_target_mi_bank_for_executive_support_of_walker Firefighters in Wisconsin marched to the M&I bank earlier today in Madison and withdrew their ...
by Dittoz
Comment Count 341 comments on Thu Mar 10, 2011 at 01:42 PM PST with 807 Recommends
Dear Rahm Emanuel: Happy Fuckin' Labor Day! I read this week that ā€” according to a new book by Steven Rattner, your administration's former "Car Czar" ā€” during White House meetings ...
by Michael Moore
Comment Count 876 comments on Mon Sep 06, 2010 at 06:10 PM PDT with 806 Recommends
Very rarely does Rachel Maddow lose her temper. Rather, she usually engages even the worst issues with a snarky, cheerful grin, but if you see the look on her face at the end of this segment ...
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 331 comments on Wed Nov 11, 2009 at 08:02 AM PST with 792 Recommends
I have enormous respect for Sen. Biden. I shared a diary about an Acela trip I took with him at this site when he was first selected by Sen. Obama as the Vice Presidential Candidate.
by KStreetProjector
Comment Count 439 comments on Fri Sep 19, 2008 at 08:56 AM PDT with 770 Recommends
I'm pretty sure the MSM likes covering this about as much as the Iraq war protests in '04, but more and more reports are piling up. There is something pretty wild going on in China right now. ...
by AfterThought
Comment Count 539 comments on Wed Jun 09, 2010 at 10:52 PM PDT with 728 Recommends
Have you ever actually worked two full time jobs at once? I have, lately. It works like this: go in at 9AM to job one, get off at 5:30PM, show up at job two at 8PM and work til 5AM. Sleep an hour ...
by DarkSyde
Comment Count 546 comments on Tue Dec 14, 2010 at 08:13 PM PST with 727 Recommends
President Barack Obama offered them the open hand of peace and received the clenched fist of hatred in return: Noonan: " The inquest on President Obama's great stimulus ...
by TomP
Comment Count 649 comments on Fri Feb 06, 2009 at 09:00 AM PST with 723 Recommends
The key to a good con is misdirection. Convincing a mark to close out his bank account, liquidate all his property, and borrow, steal, or embezzle in hopes of realizing a big score requires getting ...
by kay dub
Comment Count 277 comments on Thu Feb 24, 2011 at 02:53 PM PST with 718 Recommends
Anyone who thinks this story is going away anytime soon might want to have another think (I'm looking at you, you adorable little Fox Newsy people). According to Talking Points Memo , the ...
by grannyhelen
Comment Count 441 comments on Wed Feb 23, 2011 at 11:18 AM PST with 699 Recommends
Two years ago, my life changed dramatically. Back then, I was a law student who was barred by Republican Representatives from testifying in front of a Congressional committee about insurance ...
by SandraFluke
Comment Count 127 comments on Wed May 21, 2014 at 02:48 PM PDT with 694 Recommends
(Also posted at SEIU.org ) In the fight for the Employee ...
by thsisnotanexit
Comment Count 531 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2008 at 09:37 AM PST with 691 Recommends