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Big Labor targets only non-union resort/casino in Las Vegas; Plus: countering the demonization of the 1 percent

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 11, 2012 06:37 PM

Photo source: ImagesofVegas.com Photo source: Venetian Las Vegas Photo source: @michellemalkin These are pictures of the amazing Salute Our Troops event from the Venetian/Palazzo last weekend. I’ll tell you more about it in a moment. But first, a little about the place. The workforce at Sheldon Adelson’s Venetian/Palazzo resort and casino in Las Vegas is […]

Video gallery of union thuggery in Michigan; Updated

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 11, 2012 02:38 PM

New tone, same as the old tone, part 999,999,999. 1.”Watch as an individual in a hard hat throws an object at Michigan State Police Troopers trying to retrieve a supporter of the Freedom to Work legislation from the hostile crowd.” 2. “Union thug cursing and threatening just before they rushed & tore down the tent.” […]

Fighting for the freedom to work without coercion; Update: Dem threatens "There will be blood"

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 11, 2012 11:05 AM

“To compel a man to furnish funds for the propagation of ideas he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical.” – Thomas Jefferson Right to Work laws protect the right of employees to choose for themselves whether or not to join or financially support a union. Longtime readers of my work know that I’ve been […]

Teacher 'sick out' for right-to-work protest closes some Michigan schools

By Doug Powers  •  December 11, 2012 10:49 AM

Lesson plans

Hey, Fat Cat Unions: Pay Your "Fair Share"

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 7, 2012 11:14 AM

Hey, Fat Cat Unions: Pay Your “Fair Share” by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Message for wealth-bashing millionaire actor Ed Asner: Man up and take responsibility for lying to America’s schoolchildren. Confronted by a producer for Fox News Channel’s “The Sean Hannity Show” this week, the left-wing celebrity claimed he couldn’t remember “a thing […]

West Coast port strike ends; East/Gulf Coast port strikes still loom

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 5, 2012 09:45 AM

Eight days and billions of dollars in lost trade later, the L.A./Long Beach port strike has come to an end. After a day of federal mediation, the ILWU clerical workers agreed to a tentative settlement. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said federal mediators from Washington DC had helped broker a tentative agreement reached during Tuesday night. “The […]

Port strike update: L.A./Long Beach shutdown heads to federal mediation

By Michelle Malkin  •  December 4, 2012 01:54 PM

Here’s the latest update on Big Labor’s long-planned manufactured chaos at our West Coast ports. The two sides are headed toward federal mediation after 8 days of ILWU-sponsored havoc on the economy: Both sides in the strike that has crippled the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach have agreed to federal mediation, L.A. Mayor […]

Port strike update: SoCal at a standstill, shippers moves to Mexico, retailers beg Obama for help

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 30, 2012 11:24 AM

In case you missed it last week during the holiday, I discussed the port strike chaos on the Cavuto show and pointed out that shippers were redirecting traffic to Mexico. As the L.A./Long Beach port strike drags on this week, southern California is losing even more business. One container ship laden with goods to be […]

Port strike watch: ILWU's shutdown spreads across L.A. and Long Beach

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 29, 2012 01:04 PM

Gee, maybe people are finally paying attention. After warning of the catastrophic consequences of the long-planned Big Labor chaos at our nation’s ports for more than a year, I’m finally not the only one talking about it. As I told you yesterday, the ILWU clerks’ union brought L.A.’s busiest pier to a standstill. And now, […]

Port strike update: L.A.'s busiest pier shut down by ILWU

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 28, 2012 12:10 PM

Here’s the latest development in the manufactured Big Labor chaos at our ports. Loyal readers know I’ve been tracking the union-fomented, Occupy-supported agitation on the East Coast, West Coast, and Gulf Coast over the past year. Today, striking clerks shut down the busiest Port of Los Angeles pier: About 70 clerical workers struck Tuesday against […]

Wal-Mart vs. the Mob

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 23, 2012 09:52 AM

Wal-Mart vs. the Mob by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Black Friday always brings out the worst: long lines, short tempers and random outbreaks of shoppers’ rage. This year, Big Labor will ratchet up the Strikesgiving tension with professional grievance-mongers and workers picketing at 1,000 Wal-Mart stores nationwide. Attention, Wal-Mart directors: Mob appeasement never […]

11th hour Hostess/union mediation fails; Twinkies re-declared DOA

By Doug Powers  •  November 20, 2012 09:17 PM

Post post-mortem

(Un)Happy Strikesgiving

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 19, 2012 05:57 PM

SEIU and friends are causing havoc across the country for Thanksgiving. This is what Obama’s Big Labor-endorsed “revenge” looks like. Like this:Like Loading…

More Big Labor-induced misery: The looming port strike

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 19, 2012 10:14 AM

I’ve been reporting since September on the potentially catastrophic port strike in the works, and have been tracking the Occupy-supported and manufactured chaos at our ports for the past year. Things are about to come to a head. On the West Coast: The Port of Portland (Oregon) is bracing for a strike by longshore workers […]

Ding Dong, the Twinkies are dead: 18,500 jobs disappear as Hostess closes down

By Doug Powers  •  November 16, 2012 09:30 AM


Report: Non-union utility crews turned away from NJ; plus background on the IBEW protection racket; Update: Denials

By Michelle Malkin  •  November 2, 2012 02:34 AM

Via Twitchy, read about Alabama TV station WAFF’s report on non-union utility crews who traveled from the South to help restore power to Hurricane Sandy victims — only to be turned away because they were non-union. Update: Denials. Naturally. More details from WAFF: A six man crew from Decatur Utilities headed up there this week, […]

Radical Chicago teachers win, taxpayers/students/parents lose

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 19, 2012 12:57 PM

If CTU leader and “social justice” thug Karen Lewis is happy and union activists are cheering, you know it’s bad news for everyone else. As you’ve no doubt heard, school is back in session in Chicago after a week of child abandonment. Left-wing Democracy Now reported: “On Tuesday, 800 delegates of the Chicago Teachers Union […]

Port strike update: Talks resume, Occupy roots for chaos

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 17, 2012 11:46 AM

I told you last week about the possibility of a potentially ruinous longshoremen’s strike at East Coast and Gulf ports this month. As usual, Big Labor refuses to get with the 21st century and adopt much-needed productivity and efficiency rules changes. Talks resumed today. But as the strike deadline — Sept. 30 — closes in, […]

“A” Is for Agitation: Radical Chicago Teachers on Parade

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 12, 2012 11:47 AM

While nearly 400,000 schoolkids remain shut out of their classrooms and parents risk losing their jobs to keep their kids safe, the Alinskyite Chicago teachers’ radicals are living it up. See the latest video at EAGNews after you read my column below. Takeaway quote from protesting teacher: “[T]his is the best I’ve felt in my […]

Alinskyites on the march: Chicago teachers show their true colors

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 11, 2012 09:44 AM

Yesterday, I gave you an up-close-and-personal look at Chicago Teachers Union radical Karen Lewis. EAGNews has done invaluable groundwork tracking these agitators over the years. Today, they bring exclusive video from the march yesterday that stopped traffic in the Loop. First up: “Che-cago!” Kyle Olson writes: “In the first day of its strike, the Chicago […]

Is a nationwide port strike next?

By Michelle Malkin  •  September 10, 2012 12:37 PM

Who’s next? Chicago public school teachers walked off the job today, leaving 350,000 children and their families in the lurch. Close behind, an East Coast and Gulf Coast port shut down could soon follow — wreaking havoc on U.S. retailers and costing American businesses billions in lost revenue and trade. An estimated 14,500 union workers […]

US Postal Service losses explained: Part XXXIV

By Doug Powers  •  August 22, 2012 05:02 PM

Inventory mismanagement

Latest O’Keefe video: Seeking advice from unions on obtaining government funding for hole digging and re-filling service

By Doug Powers  •  July 18, 2012 12:01 PM

Connections aplenty

Supreme Court rules against SEIU

By Doug Powers  •  June 21, 2012 11:43 AM

**Written by Doug Powers There will be no ruling on Obamacare or the Arizona immigration law today, but that doesn’t mean there wasn’t any SCOTUS-related news. This morning, Big Labor’s already bad year took another hit: The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that unions must give nonmembers an immediate chance to object to unexpected fee increases […]

List of those who don’t believe president has constitutional authority to suspend deportations includes… Obama?

By Doug Powers  •  June 16, 2012 06:43 PM

“There are laws on the books…”

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