Doug Henwood dhenwood at
Fri Apr 28 13:09:06 PDT 2000

JKSCHW at wrote:

>I wrote the Nader campaign about this, and they replied that Ralph
>is NOT going to cross any picket lines or interview with the scab
>papers. he is going to Michigan to talk to labor, his campaign
>manager says. There was a nasty little snipe about, N satnds by
>labor, but will lanor stand by him? But sniping is one thing,
>crossing picket lines another.

Yup, news came down yesterday or today that Ralph changed his plans.

As for Ralph and labor, the guy's history with unions isn't untroubled. He didn't like them in the 1970s, and he didn't like it in the 1980s when people in his own shop tried to organize.


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