union union unties ties with ununited union

This week, National Support Organization, which bills itself as the world’s largest union of union staffers, posted an online notice discouraging its members from seeking work with the Wisconsin Education Association Council.

“Don’t apply for WEAC vacancies!” screams the headline.

The reason for the boycott?

Chuck Agerstrand, president of the National Support Organization, is accusing WEAC officials of “breaching staff contracts and destroying any working relationship with its employees.”…

union of unions

11 Comments!

  1. Stick
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 11:31 am |

    That makes my head hurt

  2. dick not quite dead white guy
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 1:03 pm |

    Another effort at inserting oneself into the middle as broker, facilitator, coordinator, (met lots of those in diversity classes games indoctrination) performing a useless function, but making a nice living.
    Sorta like the middle man in a three man bunghole.

  3. SondraK, TEA Party zombie
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 1:07 pm |

    the middle man in a three man bunghole

    OWIE!

  4. LLoyd
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 1:55 pm |

    Great thing about this recession: exposing the whole union game and how the money is really handled. Rush made a good point today baout Fed workers NOT paying the FiCA but that taxpayers really do.

  5. Caged Insanity
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 2:38 pm |

    Off topic: “New York Race to Replace Weiner Too Close to Call”

    “Too close to call” is about as common as “unexpectedly”.

    In other words, it’s beyond coincidence and full on into suspicious now.

  6. DougM (jackassophobe)
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 3:44 pm |

    This is from The Union Onion, right?

  7. Colonel Jerry USMC
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 4:25 pm |

    Union against union. High body count hoped for here, boss!

  8. Jess
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 4:29 pm |

    There’s blood in the water and the frenzy is starting.

  9. bigviking
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 4:34 pm |

    This sorta sounds like the car add fro Firesign Theater….”Comes with factory air conditioning from our fully air conditioned factory air conditioning factory” (ahh, UAW?)

  10. mech
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 6:30 pm |

    Bigviking, that is a keeper.

    Thanks.

  11. Claire: barbarian, etc
    Posted September 13, 2011 at 9:03 pm |

    This makes me giggle. Goons goonin’ goons.
    Goon on goon thuggin’.

    A Toast! Heavy on the 30-wt, Mom!