Archive for November 26th, 2013

November 26th, 2013 - 12:17 pm § in Misc.

Commentary by SMS: The Unions … why they fail

 Hyatt settles with workers it fired when they tried to unionize I am less disturbed by this sort of effort to disenfranchise low end workers than I am by the failure of the unions to organize the middle class.  I think the modern union has lost its way … its original focus on the most [&hel[...]

November 26th, 2013 - 5:47 am § in China, Misc.

China threatens war

Reading Communist era double speak is still possible —- just go to the museum of Stalinism called the north Korean News Agency.  There everyone admires Kim Jong Un and his grandfather’s Meche philosophy.  South Korea is an occupied puppet state and Kim’s bombs and massed soldier[...]

November 26th, 2013 - 4:46 am § in China, Misc.

Cisco, Israel and Palestine … a better idea for peace?

Forbes has an amazing peace on efforts, successful efforts, led by Cisco to build economic efforts on the West Bank using the drive and intelligence of the Palestinians and building on Israel’s success as an innovative technology society. “At the “coffee corners” on some floors the I[...]