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VIDEO: Another MN Stand in the Labor Fight

July 15, 2013 By Joe Sheeran, Communications Director

Workers at a concrete plant in Shakopee are on strike after they say the company threatened their pension security. While the impacted workforce is relatively small, this strike carries two larger implications. First, it's one more attack on long-term worker security. It's also unique because different faces from a diverse range of cultures comprise the picket line. Retirement security has united whites, Latinos, and women in this labor struggle. 


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  • Bob Wadsten says:

    July 15, 2013 at 3:29 pm

    Suggest to them that they ask the people who used to make Twinkies how to handle this situation.