December 12, 2012

Woe to Rick Snyder

Bishop Tom Gumbleton, Kalamazoo Gazette

“We firmly oppose organized efforts, such as those regrettably now seen in this country, to break existing unions and prevent workers for organizing.”

My brother bishops and I wrote that more than a quarter-century ago in our 1986 letter "Economic Justice for All." Regrettably, it rings true still today.

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TAGGED: Catholic Social Teaching, Michigan, Unions


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