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No "living wage" for hired picketers

The Detroit News comments on a phenomenon previously noted here and here:

It's time to throw out the tired union rhetoric about equal pay and solidarity. Why? Because some union bosses in cities such as Baltimore and Atlanta are hiring homeless people to walk picket lines, but they're not paying them living wages or offering the golden benefits they so proudly promote. Apparently getting the cheapest labor possible isn't such a bad idea after all.



Rafael Mangual
Project Manager,
Legal Policy

Manhattan Institute


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