If you need a preview of what is to come from the Wisconsin recall vote, follow this link and recognize that a form of this ad ran, full page, in this morning’s New York Times.
The ERA used to be the equal rights amendment to the Constitution, something we have still not ratified. Now ERA has come to stand for an attack on organized labor in the name of employee rights. Clearly the war on the middle class is set to intensify with unions crazily depicted as the enemy of working people. The organizations that played a very significant role in the creation of the middle class have been transmuted by the one percent well-heeled media barrage into its enemy. If they succeed, you will know that we have become a nation of fools, a people who have lost track of their own self-interest.