Frederick Douglass

"Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did, and it never will. Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them..." Frederick Douglass

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Air India Strike Enters Eigth Day

Here's the "liberal" Washington Post and the Council of Foreign Relations' Foreign Policy using the strike to wage class war by urging privatization. Apparently they would have us believe that the pilots wouldn't have need of a strike if they were privately owned.

"NEW DELHI — Pilots with India’s state-owned airline entered the eighth day of an indefinite nationwide strike Wednesday, demanding higher wages and a probe into what they call the company’s near-destruction by corrupt or incompetent officials."[emphasis added]

The BBC's account isn't much better: