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Posted on Thu, May 01, 2008 10:59 PM

Today, May 1, 2008, on Bush's notorious 'MISSION ACCOMPLISHED DAY' approximately 10,000 longshoremen stayed away from work for a one-day protest against the debacle in Iraq. The walkout was observed at the ports of Los Angeles, Long Beach, Oakland, Seattle and other US west coast ports. The International Longshore and Warehouse Union reported that at these ports traffic had virtually come to a halt during the morning shift. Union officials stated that many of the big shipping companies are profiting off the war. Job well done! If more people got involved and protested we would have been out of Iraq years ago.


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Posted on Fri, May 02, 2008 11:05 AM

Was anyone free to turn up to work this day or if they did would they be stoned to death or something?


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Posted on Fri, May 02, 2008 09:14 AM

Hey guy. I'm not commenting on this blog - but I have to say (with a wry grin) regarding Ches Bay Lady's Blog and your comment -I'm amazed that even when you and I agree - we still disagree!!! But keep up the work - you do make me think!!! DT


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