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, June 22, 2011

Hundreds of Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare workers strike

While the contract talks have been contentious for at least seven months, workers have been angered recently over revelations about former CEO Sam Downing leaving with nearly $4 million in retirement payouts. That news came in the wake of the hospital announcing plans to cut as many as 150 workers.