Archive for June, 2009

Health Care Reform, It’s a No brainier

Sunday, June 28th, 2009

Health care reform, it’s a no brainier, and it’s called single payer.  Why is single payer better than pay-the-insurance-company health care?  Simple, insurance company’s “administration expenses” and profits add exorbitant overhead to every bill.  Time consuming paper work means additional labor for health care providers and staff.  A single payer ...

Union Democracy Now

Saturday, June 20th, 2009

That’s no thermometer, friend.  Look over your shoulder and you will see a familiar smirking face.  Yes, that’s right, it’s your union boss holding the tub of lubrication and watching exuberantly as the company boss gives it to you good.   Here in IBEW Local 827, the foreplay between the ...