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|Public Rally Against a "Jobless Recovery"
WHAT : Public rally against a “jobless recovery” WHO : Autoworker Caravan - a group of auto workers, retirees, & supporters WHERE : ...
|Rank-and-File Autoworker Meeting, January 23
WHICH WAY FORWARD FOR TODAY’S AUTOWORKERS?
|2009 UAW-Ford Tentative Agreement: "We Can’t Accept This!"
By Gary Walkowicz Bargaining Committeeman Dearborn Truck Plant UAW Local 600 Ford workers made it clear that we did not want any more concessions. But the top leadership of the UAW did ...
|What Would Jesus Do with $50,000? 2 Scenarios
Let's assume that sometime between throwing the merchants from the temple but before declaring, "If you wish to be complete, go and sell your possessions and give to the poor, and you shall have ...
|Working Class Tragedies = Lame Hollywood Comedies
Paramount Entertainment's �new comedy� The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard �
|What You Missed at "The People's Summit" in Detroit||Public D||06/27/2009||6||8||-||85|
|Alan Reuther Writes Senate re: GM's Plans for Your Taxes
GM's taxpayer-funded restructuring plan is to import more vehicles built in low-...
|People's Summit & Tent City - Detroit, June 14-17
Spread the word & see you there! The People's Summit and Tent City June 14-17�in Detroit's Grand Circus Park to Counter ...
|UAW Chrysler "Vote No" Leaflet
The following leaflet was written by rank-n-file UAW members for rank-n-file UAW members (feel free to circulate):
|Ottawa Spits on Flint?
Ever been hit on by a guy whose "game" is ...
|All The Rage
While mainstream pundits and columnists wax philosophic about the meaning and potential of what they shorthand as the new “Populist Rage,” the world’s backchannels are ablaze ...
|Top 10 Career Options for Former GM CEO Rick Wagoner||Public D||03/30/2009||13||4||-||31|
|LEAKED VIDEO: Geithner & Summers Discussing Bank Rescue Plan
Behind the scenes footage of Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner & Chief Economic Advisor for the Obama Administration, Larry Summers, planning proposed Bank Rescue Plan:
|Workers Occupy Chrysler Parts Supply Plant in Windsor
If international solidarity is what workers around the world have long needed, this opportunity is about as conveniently packaged as it gets:
|When is a contract not a contract? If it's a union contract.
It is outrageous enough that President Obama's Chief Economic Advisor Larry Summers openly admitted to the government's double-standard approach regarding forced economic sacrifice when he said ...
|LEAKED: Fortune 500 Economic Crisis Strategy Meeting
"This financial crisis is forcing us to ...
|VIDEO: Sit-Down! UE 'Recovery & Resistance' Tour Detroit
Leaders of the factory occupation at Chicago's Republic Windows & Doors – Bob Kingsley, UE ( United Electrical union ) National Director of Organizing,
|If you want to Rise up from the Ashes . . .
Please take a moment to read UAW activist Gregg Shotwell's� Live Bait & Ammo #124: "If you want to Rise up from the Ashes"� :
|Detroit Auto Show Auto Worker Rally||Public D||01/15/2009||5||4||-||37|
|Open Letter to Auto Workers in the South||Public D||01/06/2009||30||28||1||47|
|On-Ramp to Labor's Future Shock
UAW Activist Gregg Shotwell on Democracy NOW (link to video/transcript)
|"Journalists, Autoworkers. Autoworkers, Journalists."||Public D||12/15/2008||6||2||-||14|
|"Say It To My Face" : UAW Members Confront Shelby in D.C.||Public D||12/14/2008||357||454||15||335|
|Fat, Mean & Undermining Green
|Legacy Profits Outweigh Legacy Costs
By� Gregg Shotwell ,�UAW�Local 1753 (Retired) After the first bailout was voted down, President Bush warned that if ...
|Mr. & Mrs. Autoworker, Go To Washington
Who's up for joining autoworkers, union members, concerned taxpayers, and citizens from across the nation in Washington D.C. on Monday to express our diverse, non-Corporate perspective on the Auto ...
|"Legacy Costs" - a Smokescreen for Fraud, Food for Reporters
By� Gregg Shotwell , UAW�Local 1753 (Retired) The media keeps reporting that GM ...
|Testify! In Defense of American Workers
By� Gregg Shotwell , UAW�Local 1753 (Retired) If you had an opportunity to address ...
|UAW Concessions Rank-N-File Will Gladly Make
By� Gregg Shotwell , UAW�Local 1753 (Retired) Our Republican friends on the Hill ...
|Big Three Bailout — An End Run Around Bankruptcy
By Gregg Shotwell , UAW Local 1753 (Retired) “GM is poised to take advantage of ...
|Behold! Detroit's Environmental Consumers' Strike
Wouldn't it have been something if the UAW had launched a strike against the Big Three to force them to build fuel-efficient vehicles . . . thirty years ago? Oh well. Hindsight, right? ...
|Don’t Let Them Destroy Our Union
By Frank Hammer • International Representative, UAW-GM (retired) • Past President and Chairperson, UAW Local 909, Warren MI As the fate of the Detroit auto industry ...
|Where Would GM's Assets Go in the Event of Bankruptcy?
If GM were to go through Chapter 11 restructuring, you wouldn't see factories retooled and revamped for a more productive use – like the production of wind turbines, fuel-efficient cars, ...
|Oil & Auto: The Tango & Cash||Public D||11/14/2008||3||2||-||16|
|Of Bailouts, Bankruptcy & Big Three Brownfields||Public D||11/12/2008||8||14||1||233|
|Detroit, Obama, & The Echos of Chile||Public D||11/07/2008||5||1||2||9|
|UAW, Big 3 & Wall St. -Partners In Back-Scratching, Stabbing||Public D||11/06/2008||5||1||-||10|
|My Cold, Dead Newspaper||Public D||11/05/2008||4||2||-||41|
|Trouble in Paradise
The sleepy oceanside community of Laguna Beach, CA is a true paradise. According to� City-Data.com:
|Meet John Doe (Capra-1941) v. Meet Joe Plumber (Rove-2008)
Hartford Courant columnist Colin McEnroe has suggested that Frank Capra's 1941 classic "
|Is "∏" (Pi) a Bio Film about Bailout Czar Neel Kashkari?||Public D||10/10/2008||42||4||1||18|
|DC Plan: Ignore 10K Foreclosures Per Day
It is unbelievable and unforgivable that after all the rewrites, add-ons, and 'sweeteners,' the bailout bill (yes, the word is 'bailout') still ...
|BREAKING NEWS ON HOUSING & 'Money Masters' Video
Amidst the now newsworthy chaotic economic confusion, sales pitches, photo-ops, media stunts, and 'basis point' explanations, remains one basic point our media, politicians, and monetary masters ...
|CEO Murdered In India
No doubt. This story is a tragedy: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/asia/article4810644.ece One can ...
|Logos A Go Go
Obama's campaign logos have been accused of being presumptuous . They have been accused of ...
|Nobody Expects the Saddleback Inquisition!
At the Saddleback Faith Inquisition, err, Forum, both McCain and Obama were asked, "Who are the three wisest people that you know, and that you would rely on heavily in your administration?" Obama:
|Senator, You're No Lloyd Bentsen . . . You're Like Totally Way Better!
After a thorough vetting by the Public Committee for Democratic Vice Presidential Consideration, the former Carolina Senator respected for his work to end poverty and promote the interests of ...
|Psst! Senator Obama. Centrists Want Taft-Hartley Repealed!||Public D||07/17/2008||39||15||-||51|
|McCain's U.S.-Backed Campaign Stunt?||Public D||07/03/2008||17||4||-||9|
|51% Feel Threatened by Free Trade. Is this the Up-side-down Wealth Pyramid's Tipping Point?||Public D||07/02/2008||17||2||-||11|
|McCain's $300 Million Admission||Public D||06/27/2008||14||5||-||5|
|Senator Obama, we need to talk . . .
I just read Jason Furman's 2005 piece on Wal-mart , as well as some of his other 'insights' on the wonders of free market ...
|"Knock, Knock . . . "
"HR 676!" (YOU: "HR 676 who?")
|Who'll Build the Electric Car?
For America's Lil' Three (now down to 3.1% of total U.S. GDP (personal consumption spending now accounts for 70%)), the answer ...
|Hollywood 10's Blacklist Classic 'Salt of the Earth' now on YouTube
Talk about loose change . . . If the internets are, in part, the emancipation of decades of isolated control of the means of mass communication, shouldn't we pay homage and take seriously the ...
|Stupid Knowledge Economy. If I didn't know better . . .
I'd say this notion of a "Knowledge Economy" is a subversive elitist campaign translated to mean, "The American Dream now comes with an IQ Test, administered by us. Do you have your application fee?"
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