Wisc. Governor Makes a Threat to Sic the National Guard on Union Workers | | AlterNet   Leave a comment

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Walker�threatened to use the National Guard�if his state’s public employees go on strike in response to his proposal to strip them of the right to bargain collectively.

By merely mentioning the possibility of deploying the Guard to prevent a strike, Governor Walker has threatened to militarize the attack on unions. The 150-year history of the American labor movement shows that such moves often lead to the deaths of union members.

via Wisc. Governor Makes a Threat to Sic the National Guard on Union Workers | | AlterNet.

Posted February 16, 2011 by dmacc502 in government

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