Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up -- and not getting paid | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The choice for Shell workers was clear: Either stand in a hall waiting for Trump to speak or take the day off with no pay. Workers were instructed: "No yelling, shouting, protesting or anything viewed as resistance will be tolerated at the event."
Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up, and not getting paid
Attend, or no pay. “No yelling, shouting, protesting or anything viewed as resistance will be tolerated.... An underlying theme of the event is to promote good will from the unions. Your building trades leaders & jobs stewards have agreed to this.”
Saw this all the time in Russia and, perhaps naively, never thought I’d see it here
It’s sad to see that needs to build a crowd by forcing union workers to choose between attending his speech or losing overtime pay.
.: “Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid”
In order to be paid & qualify for time & a half that week, Shell mandates the union crowd stand all day without lunch & support Trump without showing any act of resistance. This is not how the democratic process should work. #BoycottShell.
“Your attendance is not mandatory." But only those that showed up at 7 a.m., scanned their cards, and prepared to stand for hours waiting for Trump to speak — through lunch but without lunch — would be paid. “NO SCAN, NO PAY,” the rules said.
A company that provides paid extras for a campaign rally is making a campaign contribution out of the corporate treasury. And that could be a campaign finance violation. Where’s the FEC on this? via
“The contractor's talking points, preparing his workers for the event read: ‘No yelling, shouting, protesting or anything viewed as resistance will be tolerated at the event.’”
WHOA. Amongst the MANY paid attendees at the #EmptySeatMAGATour, Shell workers were forced to attend for their pay. And they were forbidden to show any signs of protest. That doesn't sound like America. It sounds like North Korea. #BoycottShell
Disgusting exploitation of workers: Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid #EmptySeatsMAGATour
Mandatory attendance at Trump rallies with no protesting allowed. Just another step towards fascism in America via
Disgusting. These workers were held hostage by Shell and forced to attend a Trump rally--or not get paid.
Trump's union-worker rally crowd at a Pittsburgh plastics plant Tuesday could either attend the rally -- or not get paid.
So many things wrong with this and no one cares
Serious question—isn’t this a weird form of neo-feudalism?
This is the same that claims to support carbon pricing and to take climate change seriously, paying workers to attend rally for the Denier in Chief. Never trust them.
Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette the stuff is crumbling. Good forces prevail when good people act. . .
Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid via
The choice for thousands of union workers at Royal Dutch Shell’s petrochemical plant in Beaver County was clear Tuesday: Either stand in a giant hall waiting for President Donald Trump to speak or take the day off with no pay
Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid via
Workers were forced to attend a Trump speech -- scan their ID cards ("NO SCAN, NO PAY") -- to hear Trump lie, claiming that he was responsible for a plant that was approved in 2016.
. offering overtime to listen to () reminds me of offering extra credit to listen to “American Free Enterprise Day” speakers (). Do most employers and schools reward political speech attendance?
56 hours with 16 hours 'built-in overtime' means they're underpaying you the other 40 hours. Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid via
Trump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up — and not getting paid via