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Did you notice no talk of scabs in Chicago? Where were the TFA people? I think that was one of the most remarkable achievements of the CTU -- 100% support -- on the surface at least -- of the teachers. One would have thought someone would have dragged out one E4E type to protest the strike.
What the NFL owners are doing with this ref situation is emblematic of the overall 1 per center attitude- their notion of winning is scorched earth. There is no conception of,compromise nor humanity. It's ruthless victory..complete annihilation of the opposition.Here, for literally "peanuts" the NFL is willing to ruin the sport for three games running to merely "win".The refs are merely asking for a 401k plan with lower contributions. The NFL annual revenues are incalculable...in the multiple billions.What did Marx say about capitalists...anyway...?