Tuesday, April 05, 2011

Thought for the Day: What have the unions ever done for us?

With all their faults, trade unions have done more for humanity than any other organisation of men that ever existed. They have done more for decency, for honesty, for education, for the betterment of the race, for the developing of character in man, than any other association of men.”

Clarence Darrow (hat-tip J)


John Barton et al said...

Indeed. makes The Society for Effecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade pale into insignificance.

Unknown said...

Excellent Quote and very apt, just quoted it on my blog and linked you; http://liamrcarr.blogspot.com/2011/04/striking-isnt-it.html

John Gray said...


Oh well, typical snide and pointless comment from ...

Hi Liam

Great post