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Tuesday, January 03, 2006

The (Socialist) Empire Strikes

New York, known as the Empire State, is more aptly named the Socialist Empire.  If we needed a reminder, it was the Christmas-time strike of the Transport Workers Union that shut down New York City subway and bus lines, costing merchants an estimated several hundred million dollars of lost sales in the year’s busiest retail season.