Great Video: Chrysler Workers Upset With Contract, UAW.


On October 26th, the UAW  ”ratified” a new-four year labor agreement on 26,000 Chrysler workers despite a ‘no’ vote by skilled trades workers and widespread opposition from production workers. The deal will basically freeze wages for workers and maintain the controversial two-tier wage system.  The video was shot recently interviewing auto workers from the Warren Truck plant in suburban Detroit as they were voting on the contract about the deal, the role of the UAW, and the fact that the UAW owns 33% of Chrysler and was essentially negotiating against its self.

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Posted on October 28, 2011, in Labor Relations and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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