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Should other businesses follow Wal-Mart's example and get rid of their labor unions?

While unionized businesses (such as General Motors) are in dire straits at the moment, non-unionized Wal-Mart is continuing to make a profit. There has never been clearer evidence that labor unions destroy businesses and cause workers to lose their jobs while using forced "dues" from the workers they harm to fund socialist politicians who cause even more harm to the workers with their economically disastrous policies. Isn't it about time to eliminate those glorified wings of organized crime that we call labor unions and strengthen our economy?

Asked By: Brad - 3/7/2009
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Dude! You took the wind out of my sails. The only thing I can add is that if Walmart was unionized, it wouldn't be a discount store any more. Labor unions over inflate the price of substandard products. Yes, eliminate the unions/labor barons and restore the American standard of products and productivity.
Answered By: Barney - 3/7/2009
Additional Answers (11)
Yes! Unions are a cancer to this country.
Answered By: Sir Fluffy Fingers - 3/7/2009
 
YES!!! Unions at on time were good for America. But in todays age there all about power and money. Not one concern for the worker. They don't realize that they are killing the tree that feeds them.
Answered By: i rock - 3/7/2009
 
sure, and also to help, make sure you by 90% of all your products from China. that will get the economy moving
Answered By: Olan Black - 3/7/2009
 
Labor unions are the best thing that has happened for the working people of this country, before you pipe off any more, do a little research.
Answered By: ask h - 3/7/2009
 
I think the union was a good idea at one time but it is outdated and needs to be refedined.
Answered By: aj - 3/7/2009
 
wal mart and HEB do not hire union employees and their workers earn more per hour and have better benefits than the competition, and both business are a success.
Answered By: Shiraz the Magnificent! - 3/7/2009
 
Obviously you have no clue about labor unions. It is always easier to point a finger then to understand the real problem... More
Answered By: pelister56 - 3/7/2009
 
Most union drives are not about money to begin with , most of the problems are how people are treated in the work place. I worked for Wal-Mart for over two years and could tell you things that would not belive. We were forced to work a 24 hour shift for inventory once and could not leave till we were done. We were also... More
Answered By: blue collar - 3/8/2009
 
I bet this so-called question was planted here by a professional anti-union company... More
Answered By: decay_into_freedom - 3/10/2009
 
no
Answered By: ghost - 3/12/2009
 
Wal-Mart SUCKS!!!
Answered By: BETHANY Z - 3/12/2009
 
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