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View Diary: AFL-CIO's Trumka calls for new strategies: 'Our basic system of workplace representation is failing' (68 comments)

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    are not protected by the NLRA, and cannot join unions. The bosses lobbied hard for that provision, because without it, the interests of low level supervisors coincide with those of the workers, rather than those of the company.

    The current state of labor law in the US effectively requires unions to operate with one hand tied behind their backs.

    "A lie is not the other side of a story; it's just a lie."

    by happy camper on Sun Mar 10, 2013 at 07:20:30 AM PDT

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