By marfdrat on January 8, 2013
Very good article on two developer brothers challenging the union-dominated status quo in Philadelphia.
Brutish threats, expletive-heavy protests, oil poured at construction-site entrances–for years, Philly unions have used intimidation and bully tactics to protect their power. Then two young developers set up cameras and a website, and set in motion the most dramatic power shift the city has seen in generations.
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By marfdrat on April 2, 2011
If you’ve followed the events in Wisconsin at all, you know the state legislature passed a law that alters the long-standing rules of negotiation between unions and the state. The unions are not happy at all about it. Having lost the battle in the ballot box, they’re turning to some unscrupulous tactics to exact their revenge on the taxpayers.