Resistance To War On Workers In Wisconsin — Matt Rothschild

Wisconsinites Rally to Beat Back Vicious Assault on Public Sector Unions

By Matthew Rothschild, February 15, 2011 in The Progressive

Fifteen thousand Wisconsin workers and their supporters rallied at the state capitol in Madison on Tuesday to protest the governor’s vicious and unprecedented assault on union rights.

Newly elected Republican Governor Scott Walker, emboldened by a new Republican state senate and a new Republican state assembly, wasted no time in putting forward a bill to make it illegal for public sector workers to bargain on anything other than wages.

Signs of “Hosni Walker” and “Kill the Bill” dotted the crowd.  Read the rest of this article by clicking here.

Madison protest

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