Skip to comments.Hollywood's Union Way
Posted on 03/02/2013 7:48:11 PM PST by PingPongChampion
Being the outdated and unnecessary entities that they are, unions continue to fortify the establishments and institutions that have kept us in shackles. Unions were designed to protect the rights of workers from the predatory practices of corporations and industrialists. Today, unions are nothing more than the stitches that keep the fabric of the status quo together. In this case, the status quo consists of incompetence, grossly inflated salaries, recycled myths, and the endless expansion of government and bureaucracy. The status quo feeds off of attitudes, trends, and values. The place that controls these things, and ensures the status quo remains fat and well-fed, is Hollywood. SAG-AFTRA's influence on Hollywood affects Hollywood's influence on America and the world.
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SAG-Aftra is not a union, it’s a guild. A union is a hiring hall, with a seniority roster. None of the so-called talent guilds in Hollywood is a true union in that sense. IATSE, which represents the craft workers, is the union, along with the Teamsters.
They don’t screw around, I got a production shut down one time because I pluged in my own electric cord for a construction project we were doing.
I violated the rules because I didn’t have a studio electriction plug in my cord!
Howdy, mister ping.
Looks like you never make a comment and only post excerpts from a single source.
I’m thinking you’re just here to get a few hits for your blog.
Have you any thoughts on that?
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