ACTIVISM IS THE ANSWER
Members in two manufacturing towns refuse to lose
YOU MAY HAVE HEARD about sickouts in Detroit this spring. What actually happened was more like lockouts.
In March, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed a bill to provide $48.7 million for Detroit Public Schools, money that was supposed to pay school salaries through the summer. However, employees then were told they had no guarantee of being paid for work they’d already done.