By Caroline May, The Daily Caller
Americaâ€™s jobless are unionizing, or at least furthering an agenda of one of the nationâ€™s biggest unions.
An organization aimed at giving the unemployed more influence has announced it now has more than 100,000 jobless activists in their ranks.
The Union of Unemployed (UCubed) Activists is an Internet-centric â€œcommunity service projectâ€ of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) â€” one of the countryâ€™s largest industrial trade unions.
â€œOur objective is to pull together unemployed Americans in a way that allows them to connect, communicate and press their political leaders for policies that will get them back to work,â€ Rick Sloan, UCubedâ€™s executive director and IAM communications director, told The Daily Caller.
According to the groupâ€™s website, jobless â€œJobs Activistsâ€ assert their influence through coordinated communication with public officials.
â€œJobs Activists, organized by their zip codes, advocate for sound public policy, emailing public officials to alert them about policies that directly impact the jobless,â€ the website explains.
To read more, visit: Â http://dailycaller.com/2012/06/13/unionizing-the-unemployed/
Don’t let the MSM censor your news as America becomes Great Again. Over 500,000 Americans receive our daily dose of life, liberty and pursuit of happiness along with Breaking News direct to their inbox—and you can too. Sign up to receive news and views from The 1776Coalition!
We know how important your privacy is and your information is SAFE with us. We’ll never sell
your email address and you can unsubscribe at any time directly from your inbox.