While there are no simple answers, one thing is clear. We’re making it way too easy for these people. Without resistance, nothing’s going to change. Without resistance, corporations, politicians and, yes, union leadership will continue to pacify us with promises and excuses.
You don’t stop a bully by giving him your lunch money; you stop him by punching him in the nose. It doesn’t always work. Sometimes you wind up getting the crap beat out of you. But continuing to give up your lunch money isn’t an option.
American workers need to get serious. They need to get rude. They need to get ugly. They need to get French.
Thursday, May 28, 2009
Have we turned into sheep?
Have we turned into sheep? by David Maccaray via counterpunch.org