There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
if we go back just beyond a century, the period which you admittedly despise.. the gilded age.. surpasses( by most metrics) all periods of economic prosperity before and since.
Yes of course they are. Ask Chicago's teachers...
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Mr. Speaker, I once again find myself compelled to vote against the annual budget resolution for a very simple reason: it makes government bigger. ― Ron Paul
Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of Liberty. Thomas Jefferson
I'm sort of with you on Osha, I don't much care for it myself, it adds more to the coffers and just creates a bureaucracy that was, up until then, not needed with a union contract: wild cat strikes used to solve a lot of the little problems as well. But with the non union world, governemtn has becomne a necessary factor becasue companies won;t see to these things themselves as a rule.
So, yes, unions are still a very important part of the American job market.
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