Freedom of Association

Why Associate with MEA-NEA?

March 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Many teachers continue paying dues to Michigan Education Association (MEA) whose leadership has earned a reputation for giving itself hefty raises, not to mention the fact that MEA-NEA’s leadership is clearly a promoter of a Progressive Left agenda.  In the past, Phyllis Schlafly has documented the Progressive Left agenda of the NEA, but the NEA’s own annual resolutions speak volumes in and of themselves.  MEA’s [Read More ... ]

Union Leftists Left Us Long Before We Left Them

August 30, 2014 // 3 Comments

This week my wife and I finally exercised our freedom to work liberated from compulsory membership in the Michigan Education Association.  Both of us generated a letter to the Michigan Education Association via the Mackinac Center for Public Policy’s website, August Opt-Out.   Dropping that envelope through the slot, I felt free as I walked away from the post office knowing we had finally severed ties with an organization [Read More ... ]