Coercive Techniques, Torture and Mayhem: Situational Ethics 101
Misleading statements, (empty) threats of physical violence, harassing and disrespectful language, nap deprivation: the CIA is accused of employing these and other ethically troubling techniques in the interrogation of Khalid
Leftwing Grassroots Are Made of Rubber by a Union
I wrote the other day about Sen. Ben Cardin’s (D-MD) townhall in Maryland. Senator Cardin, you will recall, had his townhall co-sponsored with the SEIU and ACORN. Additionally, his office
What’s Faker Than Astroturf?
Stop right there with the Pelosi-parts jokes. I have to see my children with these eyes. I’m only asking because A) I’m getting word overload on “astroturf” and B) astroturf
Uncut Video of President Obama’s Emphatic Support of a Single Payer System
According to the White House, the video shot in 2003 that you are about to watch gives a “very false impression.” It sure is easy to get this “very false
Richard Trumka, the Next Boss of Union Bosses, Talks…
From the LaborUnionReport.com blog post An interesting interview with the next AFL-CIO boss Richard Trumka is appearing in The Nation. What is particularly interesting about the interview is not the
Mayors inexplicably upset over White House’s priorities.
This is fascinating, really: Mayors angry with White House no-show America’s big-city mayors are steaming over what they view as “a very dangerous precedent” set by the Obama administration in
AFL-CIO Uses Bulgarian Website to Advocate for Congress to Act on EFCA
What, there aren’t any websites run by American workers and hosted in the USA that the AFL-CIO’s Building and Construction Trades Department could find to host its press releases? Apparently
Union Execs Meet at Swanky Resort Hotel
As union members lose their jobs all across the country, the AFL-CIO executive council met at a luxury hotel in Miami Beach, Florida this week. The union bigwigs met at
Card Check’s Powerful New Opponent
Would you want to defy McDonalds? Two of America’s largest unions have denounced McDonald’s Corp. this week following Crain’s story that the company is mobilizing franchisees against a law designed
Right-to-Work in Michigan: Desperate times and all of that…
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com.They like to say that the UAW brought you the forty-hour work week and a little something known as the weekend. And while I haven’t
Welcome to Detroit, Denver!
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com.Denver police issued the following statement to Local 4: “A dispute took place and our officers responded to the hotel. We are told hotel guests
Giant Michigan special interest group spending millions to buy Obama Presidency, sans outcry
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com.Raise your hand if you hate special interest money controlling government and politics. Yes, yes, I see that hand. Yep, see that one too. OK,