Friday, April 17, 2009

Take Back Our Union endorses & supports TWU Rally this Thursday April 23

Take Back Our Union (TBOU) fully supports and endorses the emergency demonstration to stop the layoffs this coming Thursday April 23, 2009 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM @ MTA HQ -347 Madison Avenue at East 44 street Mid -town Manhattan.

TWU Local 100 has called an emergency demonstration to protest the threatened layoffs of hundreds of Bus Operators,Station Agents,and Cleaners.Take Back Our Union(TBOU) urges all members and supporters to attend.This is not a time for partisan politics, as every union member and supporter must do everything they can to help stop the layoffs of our brothers and sisters.

Take Back Our Union (TBOU) has been demonstrating with our allies around the city for months against the threatened layoffs. We have testified against layoffs at MTA Board meetings and at every fare hike hearings in NYC.In addition we have attended dozens of community meetings ,protests and rallies to stop service cuts and fare hikes.Unfortunately,until now, our current union leadership has not understood the need for action.We welcome them to the struggle to stop the layoffs.So once again Take Back Our Union(TBOU) is calling for all members to come out to the: Emergency Demonstration To Stop The Layoffs this Thursday April 23 2009 from 4:30PM to 6:30PM @ MTA HQ 347 Madison avenue at 44th street.

So wear your Take Back Our Union (TBOU) hats, buttons and T-shirts. Brings signs and banners every TWU Local 100 member should plan on attending.

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