Quote Originally Posted by Spesh View Post
I agree. We are posting on a message board about a football team. Member of that football team give up some of their rights when they sign their contracts. They are compensated by getting stupid amounts of cash. Hell, i give up some rights to post on this message board. Same with this case.

Its very difficult to get the context of a story from a 22 second youtube video. But on general principle, i dont particularly appreciate what they pulled. That said, i understand there is certain things they have to do to stay in the union.

Giving up the right to speak out or participate in certain activities is worlds different than being made to support politicians publicly that you do not support personally Monetary sanctions for failing to support an agenda that has no direct effect on your work conditions is theft.