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    of company e-mail for a personal, for-profit venture, too.

    But most normal employers do not want their company's reputation stained by anti-social or controversial things associated with it.....So, this egregious example of extremely poor 'taste' serves as a good example.

    There is no 'Democracy' in the workplace. You can lose your job over nothing.....at your employer's whim. Only certain classes (historically discriminated against, big time) have some legal protections but it takes the EEOC Dept. and strong documentation to prove it and get redress.......

    Media Reform Action Link http://stopbigmedia.com/

    by LNK on Mon Sep 28, 2009 at 02:39:46 PM PDT

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