The Union Protection Racket: Union members need protection...from union bosses

Remember that piece we posted the other day about the 400lb union boss who stole $300k to blow on hookers and gambling?

Well, on Saturday, the New York Post had a great piece on union corruption that started with this:

Remember why unions were formed in the first place — to protect workers from being taken advantage of?

Nowadays, the rank-and-file mostly need protection from their own leadership.

The Post article goes on to give a few examples of other corrupt union bosses but it is really only touching the tip of the iceberg.

The rest of the iceberg is here.

“I bring reason to your ears, and, in language as plain as ABC, hold up truth to your eyes.” Thomas Paine, December 23, 1776

For more news and views on today’s unions, go to LaborUnionReport.com.

Follow laborunionrpt on Twitter