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  •  What does this have to do with anything? (1+ / 0-)
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    leftangler

    So what? There's an initiation fee. Always has been. I don't see how that is relevant to your argument. And just like all unions, there are dues.

    How does that mean that I "don't know anything or give a fuck about the rest of us?"

    So you're saying that people who pay the initiation fee are "rich boys" and some kind of "elites?"

    You can Taft-Hartley in and not pay the fee at once.

    Why are you so resentful of other working people who happen to be union members? How are those people or their union harming you? Those people are members of a union that fought for and won health care benefits and a pension plan.

    Your anti-union rantings here are bizarre, frankly.

    A vast majority of AFTRA members are working people earning a living wage for their work. I don;t know where you come up with all of your uninformed garbage about "rich boys," "elites" and "filet mignon."

    Not many voiceover talents are getting rich, union or not. But at least union members are getting health care and a retirement plan.

    Apparently, that's more than you can bear.

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    by Bob Johnson on Tue Feb 08, 2011 at 12:48:56 PM PST

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    •  as a member of the NJEA (0+ / 0-)

      thank you for taking a stand for the unions. we have nonunion private school teachers and directors who bash our union too, and complain about the fees, and how it would be ok if only the NEA stayed out of politics ( WTF???)Yeah the fact that private school staff have no pensions, no healthcare, no tenure( fair dismissal process, so save it ) is directly related to no fucking union. Kestrel sounds embittered. Perhaps if he/she is unsatisfied with the current union, he could opt for another, don't know...

      •  It really frosts my ass that I have to defend a (1+ / 0-)
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        ... union on Daily Kos from this uninformed, ignorant garbage.

        I asked this poster over and over how AFTRA or union workers had harmed him and he had...

        Nothing.

        Just reactionary, rightwing union bashing. On a Democratic site, no less.

        It makes me fucking sick.

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        by Bob Johnson on Tue Feb 08, 2011 at 06:29:25 PM PST

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      •  If anything, this idiot should be fighting FOR (1+ / 0-)
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        ... union rights, instead of trying to drag everyone else down with him because of abusive management.

        Then maybe he'd have a pot to piss in.

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        by Bob Johnson on Tue Feb 08, 2011 at 06:30:34 PM PST

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