Union membership is “one of the most elemental human rights”–Ronald Reagan

“One of the most elemental human rights [is] the right to belong to a free trade union.” — Ronald Reagan. Eh, Scott Walker?
MARK KARLIN, BUZZFLASH EDITOR FOR TRUTHOUT

“One of the most elemental human rights [is] the right to belong to a free trade union.” — Ronald Reagan

Question?

In this Ronald Reagan Presidential address on October 19th, 1982, is President Reagan rebuking the Soviet government of Poland or Scott Walker? Read it and honestly decide if Republican “Saint” Reagan’s condemning words equally apply to Scott Walker. They do:

Yesterday the Polish Government, a military dictatorship, took another far-reaching step in their persecution of their own people. They declared Solidarity, the organization of the working men and women of Poland, their free union, illegal.

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