Labor and Industry

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Labor Union Membership Down, Bullying Up

I was recently scanning the news when I came across an article about the decline in labor union membership in America.  One paragraph said the following: “Union membership fell last year to the lowest level since the 1930s as recession-battered states and municipalities shed workers and organized labor struggled to organize new members at growing … Continue reading

On The Decline, Philadelphia Labor Unions Are Becoming Increasingly Petulant

As labor unions continue to hemorrhage members, the long-standing conflict between the construction trade unions and open shop contractors here in Philadelphia is showing up in the news with greater frequency these days.  For those that think that union violence is a new thing, let me disabuse you of that thought quickly – it has been … Continue reading

Armstrong Walks On The Moon

44th Anniversary of Neil Armstrong's Moon WalkJuly 20th, 2013
Another Occasion On Which America Lead The Way

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