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  • A look to the past
    Christmastime Tribute Extortion
    The former president of International Longshoremen’s Association (ILA) was sentenced to 22 months in prison for conspiring to extort ILA Local 1235 longshoremen on the New Jersey piers for Christmastime tribute payments. The International...
  • We the People
    FREEDOM VS LIBERTY
    The Sons of Liberty, the Liberty Tree, the Liberty Bell, the Statue of Liberty – liberty, liberty, liberty – our Founding Fathers were enamored with the idea of liberty – but why?To them, it was a sacred trust, a precious...
  • Mulgrew
    Teachers union boss threatens violence against Common Core critics
    According to a video posted Monday at Progressives Today, Michael Mulgrew, president of the New York teachers union, threatened physical violence against critics of Common Core, telling members of the American Federation of Teachers he would punch...
  • Six Minute Bathroom Break
    6-minute bathroom rule: Chicago company rewards 6-min poopers, penalizes laggers
    If you think the rules governing non-work time in your office are strict, spend some time working at (the ironically titled) WaterSaver Faucet Company. This Chicago-based manufacturer, which provides faucets, valves and such to science...
  • Uber escalates the war on taxis in New York City
    Uber escalates the war on taxis in New York City
    Like most unionized workers, any competition or opposition to their job or field if trade is usually met with swift and populist reprisal. And for the 45000 unionized cab drivers in New York City, their war against a new company dedicated to...
  • Truth or Consequences
    You are too stupid
    You need to be protected from yourself and a free market.The prevailing sentiment in Akron, Ohio, and indeed across the country today is that consumers and workers are too stupid to be trusted to make good decisions in a free market place. As a...
  • Russia, Ukraine Map
    And then there were three: Russia creates Eurasian Union as hedge against EU, US
    The leaders of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan signed the Eurasian Economic Union agreement yesterday in the Kazakh capitol of Astana. Coming into effect on January 1, 2015, the deal will establish free trade, open labor migration and unbridled...
  • Constitution
    Connecticut lawmakers kill amendment to teach U.S. Constitution in schools
    In the process of approving a bill requiring a special K-12 curriculum on organized labor and capitalism, lawmakers in Connecticut shot down a GOP proposal to teach the U.S. Constitution, EAG News reported Thursday. The measure failed with a 26-9...
  • Apache Canyon
    The Battle of Glorietta Pass was labeled the ‘Gettysburg of the West’
    On March 28, 1862, New Mexico (which then included the area now known as Arizona) played host to an often overlooked Civil War conflict; the Battle of Glorietta Pass. The Confederates involved in the battle hailed primarily from Texas, whereas the...
  • Commuter
    London Underground 48-hour strike enters first full day, causes commuter havoc
    London officials are learning a hard lesson today as a strike in the London Underground has forced millions of commuters to endure a grueling slog through a virtual wall of disgruntled tube employees. The planned 48-hour strike began yesterday...
  • A Bond That's Forever
    Safety in The Realm of A Covenant
    Jason and Rachima met a few years ago. They were both single parents at the time and loved the Lord very much. When Jason met Rachima for the first time, they shared a common interest, God. He began to minister to her soul as she ministered to his...
  • IAM members to have last word on Boeing proposal this week
    IAM members to have last word on Boeing proposal this week
    When a company forms a partnership with its workers it finds success and stability. In that spirit this Friday January 3, 2014, more than 30,000 International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers members at Boeing will have an...
  • Special menus for the holiday season
    Special menus for the holiday season
    The holidays, much like Santa, bring with them special goodies. Boston diners, for example, associate the Christmas season with Grill 23 & Bar'sspecial lunch offerings. The restaurant, which does not serve lunch normally throughout the...
  • TSA
    TSA union calls for armed guards at every checkpoint
    AfterFriday's shooting at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the union that represents Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents stated that the shooting proves the need for armed security officers at every airport...
  • BART Strike
    BART strike: Health and safety negotiations in the face of Obama Care
    October 12, 2013, after 12 hours of negotiation Friday the two sides agreed to delay talks so each side could meet privately this morning.There are new people at the negotiating table this weekend, including state lawmakers and BART's general...