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Trade Unionist?

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Trade Unionist?


     My father used to say, "...people can convince themselves of anything, even if it's wrong!" and to that I would add, "Just because you have the power to do something, doesn't mean you should!"  As trade unionists we are under constant attack from a multitude of sources that are trying to destroy us, which makes it especially distressing when conflicts arise within our ranks and we begin to destroy ourselves, or as President Abraham Lincoln said, "America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves."

     Take 8 minutes to listen to the inspiring words of solidarity from LIUNA General President Terry O'Sullivan and then ask yourselves...why?!


How soon we forget!


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Last Updated on Monday, 15 July 2019 09:06  

Newsflash

"Because they told me I could give them my money, I could pay my per capita tax and I could come to their meetings, but I couldn't vote. I said,-...'Scuse me?"

Nelson responds to the Post Dispatch journalist Repps Hudson's question as to why the St Louis Carpenters District Council are not in the AFL-CIO. Hey Nelson, now you know how your rank-and-file carpenters feel!