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    Sorry, I didn't realize you were privy to the...

    Sorry, I didn't realize you were privy to the inside negotiations at P&W. However, I do realize that you're just going to cling to that anecdote and use it to make blanket statements about all union...
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    Again, you are blaming the union for what sounds...

    Again, you are blaming the union for what sounds like a shitty corporate environment. Ultimately it's P&W's responsibility to promote and maintain a healthy culture.

    Was the union a contributing...
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    So why is the union to blame for P&W's shitty...

    So why is the union to blame for P&W's shitty ethics?

    Hell, I would even argue that some of those places develop such strong unions to protect their workforce from the shitty corporate ethics.
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    Let me just say too, I am SO damn tired of all of...

    Let me just say too, I am SO damn tired of all of the union hate. Anyone who applies binary thinking on this subject is showing a ton of ignorance.

    It seems like every couple of weeks there is a...
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    In general - unions drive wages up for everybody....

    In general - unions drive wages up for everybody. When hourly folks are getting paid really well, how do you imagine companies incentivize them to go into management or support roles?




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    We can all find anecdotal examples of good or...

    We can all find anecdotal examples of good or bad... Instead of sharing my mostly (though certainly not entirely) positive experiences with unions, I implore you to use critical thinking. Any time...
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    What's your question? I don't claim to know...

    What's your question? I don't claim to know everything, but I was a factory support engineer on the 737 final assembly line in Renton, WA until 2014 or 2015.

    The presence in Washington state is...
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    While an exaggeration, there is a lot of truth to...

    While an exaggeration, there is a lot of truth to it.

    Boeing has been distancing themselves more-and-more from the supply chain each year. When I was there one of the high up engineers gave a...
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