Originally Posted by Spiffums
They want to take away 28% of their pay package (benefits too).
If you made $1 a day and had decent insurance and your boss said you'd be making 75 cent a day and they were taking away your drug and dental insurance (fake numbers of course) you'd be pissed too.
The strikes began on Nov. 9, when the company imposed a contract that would cut workers' wages by 8 percent. The Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union (BCTGM) said the contract would also cut benefits by 27 to 32 percent.
There were days when this was a better offer than the choices I faced.
"When destiny calls you
You must be strong
I may not be with you
But you got to hold on" - Phil Collins
Last edited by engineer151515; 11-15-2012 at 12:50..