Tag Archives: Auto industry

Where would we be w/o the labor movement?

Once again, I try to educate FOX anchor on the definition of “fair and balanced.” Where would we be now without the tremendous, progressive record of the labor movement? Can working people look to Wall Street for a fair shake? Ha!

Auto Workers Bash New-Hire Contracts
Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero argues the nation’s autoworkers have the right to petition for higher wages.

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Vintage Virg: Standing Up for Working People

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February 16, 2011 feature on Follow the Money

Auto Workers More Deserving than Wall Street

The FOX pundits have no problem with billions in bonuses for Wall Street banksters, but when GM auto workers get profit-sharing checks, they balk. I won’t sit quiet and have working men and women thrown under the bus, while the profiteers get rich sending our jobs overseas.

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February 9, 2011 feature on Follow the Money

Celebrate comeback of GM and the Detroit 3

FOX Biz anchor Eric Bolling wants to gloat about BMW’s success down south, but still refuses to celebrate comeback of GM and the Detroit 3. Interestingly, the German car maker pays U.S. workers about half what a German worker makes…

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