"Your union isn't sufficiently committed enough to the anarcho-syndicalist ideal!"And I say this as a fan of Wobblies, organic hemp bars, and food co-ops. But sometimes, these things reach a stage of ridiculousness where satire loses its meaning.
"Is too! Our 100-year history clearly reflects bottom-up organization focused on decentralized, worker-planned militant unionism!"
"Pass the organic hemp bar, man."
"Is is fair trade, or not? I"m not eating it if it's not."
Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Where the silliness of intra-union squabbles eventually leads you.
Apparently the wobblies just weren't proletarian enough for this guy (who has a job at a food co-op, mind you) so he started his own union. Man, I can just hear the break-room banter now: