Is the SEIU using racist stereotypes in Arizona travel hotline parody?
Last week, we called attention to the SEIU’s new “travel hotline” advising travelers in seemingly racist undertones. Now, Fox News’ Megyn Kelly takes the purple people eater to task: Given the SEIU’s recent racial play in the Arkansas runoff, it appears there is a troubling pattern emerging out of the house that Andy Stern built. __________________ “I bring reason to your ears, and, in language | Read More »
Revelations About the SEIU’s Union Mole Inside the White House
Do you know what a union mole is? A union mole is someone who is paid by a union to get a job at a company and then secretly work with his outside union handlers on spreading the union word throughout the company from within. While so much time and focus has been spent on the SEIU’s Andy Stern and Anna Burger, their frequent visits to | Read More »
[Updated w/ video] News on the SEIU: New President Differs in Style, But Not Aggression
Although it was a mere formality, Mary Kay Henry’s ascendancy to the top of the union food chain became official on Saturday. The replacement for Andy Stern as the president of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) was chosen because she is thought to be different. However, if anyone thought there might be some labor peace with the changing of the guard at the SEIU, they were | Read More »
Changing America Forever: Behind the AFL-CIO’s Push for Financial Reform
With outgoing SEIU president Andy Stern having forever changed America through the nationalization of health care, AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka is picking up where Andy is leaving off As President Obama goes out on the road to use his bully-pulpit to push financial reform, the AFL-CIO staged a major march on Wall Street yesterday. However, as with nearly every union grassroots astroturf effort, there is | Read More »
SEIU’s Andy Stern got a new gig…
The soon-departing SEIU boss, Andy Stern, has a new gig. A press release by Leading Authorities, Inc. (“the nation’s most progressive event design firm”) earlier this afternoon states the following: Leading Authorities, Inc. has signed Andrew (Andy) L. Stern, the former president of the 2.2 million-member Service Employees International Union (SEIU), the fastest-growing union in North America. Stern turned SEIU into a powerful political force, | Read More »
SEIU’s Anna Burger Bows Out of Bid to Replace Andy Stern
Departing union boss Andy Stern’s hand-picked successor Anna Burger has dropped her bid to replace her purple partner as president of the SEIU, making the uncontested Mary Kay Henry the all-but-certain next International President of the purple behemoth known as the Service Employees International Union. Anna Burger, the union’s secretary-treasurer, stated in a letter to the union’s executive board that she would support the election of Mary Kay Henry. | Read More »
Collective Sacrifice: Why would unions want to destroy millions of jobs?
For the past five years, our efforts have been to awaken the American people to the devastating consequences of a job-destroying bill misleadingly named the Employee Free Choice Act (or EFCA, for short). As the bill that just won’t quite die a deserved ignominious death, unions and their Democrat pols know that 2010 might be the last time they have an even slim chance for bringing it | Read More »
‘It’s Done.’ SEIU’s new president is…
In what can only be described as a nationwide repudiation of Andy Stern and his divisiveness within the Service Employees International Union, as well as with other labor unions, a majority of large SEIU locals chose to reject Andy Stern’s hand-picked successor, Anna Burger, and elected California SEIU leader Mary Kay Henry as the next SEIU International President. Key locals in New York, Los Angeles, | Read More »
Dealing a blow to Andy Stern’s legacy, SEIU locals line up behind Burger challenger
For the last week, we’ve been posting on the Purple Palace Coup taking place within the walls of the SEIU. New York’s 1199 to Back Burger Challenger The Politico’s Ben Smith is reporting this morning that the Queen of Labor’s Anna Burger may lose her bid to take Andy Stern’s place at the throne of America’s most-politically active union. Her challenger, Mary Kay Henry, is | Read More »
Perplexed: Is the SEIU’s Sodexho Video Supposed to be Inspiring?
UPDATE: THE TITLE OF THIS POST SHOULD READ: SEIU VIDEO MYSTERIOUSLY DISAPPEARS because, since this was posted earlier, the SEIU has apparently taken the video down from their site and YouTube which is why there is a big blank spot of white down below. [Note: The HTML embed is still there, so maybe the video will magically reappear] UPDATE #2: They’re Baaack! ————————– Last week, | Read More »