Forum Post: Wall Street hires violent union busting Pinkerton's to save them from OWS. History repeats itself
Posted 4 years ago on May 4, 2012, 4:17 p.m. EST by XenuLives
from Charlotte, NC
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"Meet the private security force the banksters have hired to oppress you, they're literally the same guys who used to beat up your great-grandparents when they began the American Labor movement over a century ago.
If you're not familiar with The Pinkertons, they were the Blackwater of the late 19th and early 20th century, an armed and often violent private security force for the Robber-Barons and industrialists of the Gilded Age used to keep striking workers in their place.
I shit you not, history repeats itself . . ."