Union Stance on Illegals About Money and Power


Liz Blaine’s excellent piece Sunday showed the tension between union members who see illegal aliens flooding the job market and driving down the price of labor, and union bosses who lobby for watering down immigration laws, obsessing over “migrant rights,” and boycotting Arizona.
And while Liz is right that this fits into the socialist mindset of [...]

Green Tech Still Hopeless for “The New Poor”


Only the New York Times can publish an article on jobs that aren’t coming back, call it “creative destruction” and say that it “benefit[s] the economy.”
You think I’m joking.
From Catherine Rampbell’s piece “In a Job Market Shift, Some Workers Are Left Behind“ in the New York Time’s “The New Poor” series:
This “creative destruction” in the job market [...]