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February 13, 2009


Probably stands for the "United for the Forced Collectivization of Workers."

The union has opposed actual free choice here in Colorado. Twice. Three times, as last year they were one of a group of unions dedicated to blackmailing businesses into withdrawing support for right-to-work. (That practice of blackmail was recently endorsed by the Democrats on the House State, Veterans, and Military Affairs Committee.)

And now, the union is part of a group, Change to Win, who has sent a letter to banks, and their Congressional regulators, arguing that their taking TARP money abrogates their First Amendment rights. They banks evidently incurred the union's wrath by opposing Congressional attempts to impose card-check on the national level.

So not only do they oppose free choice for workers, they oppose free speech for opponents.


Power, Faith, and Fantasy

Six Days of War

An Army of Davids

Learning to Read Midrash

Size Matters

Deals From Hell

A War Like No Other


A Civil War

Supreme Command

The (Mis)Behavior of Markets

The Wisdom of Crowds

Inventing Money

When Genius Failed

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Back in Action : An American Soldier's Story of Courage, Faith and Fortitude

How Would You Move Mt. Fuji?

Good to Great

Built to Last

Financial Fine Print

The Day the Universe Changed


The Multiple Identities of the Middle-East

The Case for Democracy

A Better War: The Unexamined Victories and Final Tragedy of America's Last Years in Vietnam

The Italians

Zakhor: Jewish History and Jewish Memory

Beyond the Verse: Talmudic Readings and Lectures

Reading Levinas/Reading Talmud