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'Absolutely Disgusting': West Virginia Senate Passes Bill That Would Ban Teacher Strikes

Originally published at http://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/06/03/absolutely-disgusting-west-virginia-senate-passes-bill-would-ban-teacher-strikes

I see another WV teacher walkout. WV teachers know they have the power of the people. The upcoming walkout will not only attack this law will demand more for WV schools. The WV Senate just set themselves up for a smack down. I’m going to enjoying watching this one.


If West Virginia teachers are criminalized for striking, We the People must arm ourselves with pitchforks and torches and provide security for those teachers while they strike.

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Republicans are fascist pig trash and so are a lot of democrats. Their game has been played way too long and the end time is here if we are to survive as a nation and a world environment.

Hmmm but even CONGRESS strikes—when they suddenly aren’t available to vote on a bill-----Mitch knows that. When he delays anything in the Senate—how is that different from a strike—in the sense that NO WORK goes forward?
If the Senate can do this to stop bills from going forward, then really PEOPLE of the Senate----WHY can’t the People? Besides politicians, you get to vote your own raises, that seems really UNFAIR. Maybe that should be a question asked of all candidates:
Is it fair that Congress can vote its own raise? And ----when Mitch shuts down the Senate, how is that different from a strike?


WV. teachers, try to defeat this in you’re legislature, but if you can’t, don’t fret over it. This is not the first time this type of language has made an appearance. Go about you’re work stoppages, one of the first thing a good labor leader does is negotiate amnesty for his/her workers before the stoppage is ended. When you’re right and have the public on you’re side, you can’t be defeated.

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Anyone here that hasn’t seen the video “the Whites of WV” ought to. This will give you a background why this state should be “excommunicated” from the USA.

If they end firing teachers that do strike, then who the fuck is gonna teach the kids in WV, Joe Manchin and his corrupt daughter? Or maybe Barney Fife and Opie can handle the jobs.

Heeee’s’s’s’s back!

Hey Zardox, what’d you do with Mikey?

What if, we like the darkness?

That’s about the only thing of value you said. We can all hope this happens next election.