Posted 4 years ago on March 10, 2012, 11:20 a.m. EST by richardkentgates
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Today, I asked for a 10 minute break in a 7-8 hour shift, I was sent home. That was to be my punishment. I told them to start looking for a replacement. I suggest every one of you start doing the same. Demand your rights at ALL cost. Never back down.
I have lived in many cities and expected a10-15 minute break for every 4 hours worked was a federal law, well it isn't. It's a state law. This story is the fate of anyone letting go of unions. If you want to get rid of unions, fine. But how do workers get rights and protections without them. How much shit will you eat for a paycheck?
Some informed debate on this thread was educational. The results of the information they offered is the reason for the following thread