Tag Archives: IBEW

Verizon Unions: Send in the Goons

Verizon, the telecommunications company that is currently in the midst of contract disputes with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), is now into its second week of an aggressively nasty union strike. And of course, we all know what that means. Yep, it’s time to bring on the Goons! As Bob Master, Political Director for the CWA stated: There’s nothing wrong, or undemocratic or un-American about militancy—it’s part of our tradition. Indeed it is, Mr. Bob, indeed it is. And here is a sample of some of that criminal, oops, I mean militant, behavior that Mr. Bob’s boys just might have been recently engaged in. Continue reading

Posted in Business/Economy, Political/Social | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment