[kooler] unions (Was: Does there exist good free web hosting for commercial use?)

Brian bri at sonicboom.org
Wed Jul 13 16:08:55 PDT 2005


Stewart Stremler wrote:

>begin  quoting Neil Schneider as of Wed, Jul 13, 2005 at 11:40:49AM -0700:
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>>Stewart Stremler said:
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>>>(Perhaps a second step would be to have unions automatically dissolve
>>>after a period of time.  Thus, a union is a means to correct the
>>>abuses due to an inequity of power between management and labor.
>>>Once that's been corrected, and the correction is holding, then the
>>>union is no longer needed and ought to go away.)
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>>I would agree as long as corporations had to also disolve after a
>>period of time. That was the original law for corporations, long
>>forgotten. They had a lifetime, just like people.
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>I've heard that corporations used to require a charter, but not that
>they had a pre-defined lifetime.
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>Interesting.
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>At the end of the lifetime, the assets would be sold off and the 
>creditors paid off, and then the shareholders?
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>Hm...
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>-Stewart "Unbounded anything is often problematic" Stremler
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They should be done away with, they're just legalized price and wage 
fixing, that is not based on performance.

Brian



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