In today's decision, the panel quotes one employee who stated he felt sorry for anyone who would cross a picket line because they would be subject to having their windshield broken out, tires slashed, and harm of a physical nature. Another person was quoted positing that a third employee 'looked like the type' who would cross a picket line and would have her tires slashed.
Hypocrisy, Liberal, Crime, Union, Financial, Greed
The United Auto Workers president who led a five-week strike against General Motors last October has been charged with embezzlement and fraud as a federal corruption probe cuts further into the union's topmost ranks.
Gary Jones is the 14th labor official to fall since the Justice Department began investigating UAW directors and Fiat Chrysler executives for engaging in a decades-long scheme to corrupt the bargaining process between the automaker and union.
Jones has been charged with similar allegations of bribes, dodged taxes, and embezzling union funds as part of a racketeering activity—crimes of which 13 previously charged individuals—the majority of them UAW leaders—have pled guilty and are now serving or awaiting prison sentences.
Hypocrisy, Union, Funny, Oops, Greed
In an unusual case where the United Auto Workers union is bargaining as an employer, about 74 workers at the UAW-General Motors Center for Human Resources rejected the union’s latest contract proposal... But OPEIU has filed three Unfair Labor Practice complaints with the Federal Labor Relations Board during the bargaining process, Nix said. Specifically, the union alleged that the UAW-GM leaders failed to pay the OPEIU bargaining team, proposed to change workers’ health care plan and stopped bargaining at one point.
Hypocrisy, Union, Greed
Earlier this year, the United Auto Workers decided to sell its money-losing 1,000-acre resort and golf course. Now, while GM files for its IPO, new UAW leadership is pulling the resort off the market. Here's a look inside.
“If a company makes the bad business decision to engage in anti-union activity, suppress the rights of freedom of speech and assembly, we will launch a global campaign to brand that company a human-rights violator”