Unions Have Declared Open Season – So What?

by Jeff Swanson

With the re-election of President Obama, it appears that Unions have deemed it true that a collective bargaining renaissance has arrived.

We have strikes abounding. Could it be the great revival of the strong union label? Not likely. Continue reading

I Helped a Teachers Union Once

by Jeff Swanson

For the sake of full disclosure, my late wife was a grade school teacher. She was in a teachers union and they did, in fact, have a strike.

…and I helped. Continue reading

Chicago Teachers Akin to Arab Spring

The results of the Arab Spring has caused deaths in Libya and this is how the Union President see things. The Arab Spring didn’t appear to represent peaceful Muslims but the radicalization of Libya now does represent the CTU. Interesting.