Tuesday, January 18, 2011
It's Not Just Left-Wing Editors Who Are Anti-Union
Chait links to this piece on the efforts to unionize at Harper's and the viceral union-busting reaction of the otherwise left-wing boss. This type of thing is far more common than one would think. The worst union busters in the country are unions themselves. When union employees organize they are subjected to all manner of dirty tricks. Progressive hero Andy Stern, former President of SEIU, was notorious for his cut throat tactics against his staff and their union.