Monthly Archives: March 2014

Beware of Those Downplaying Possible USPS Privatization

A few weeks ago, BusinessWeek quite disingenuously declared that the U.S. Postal Service has no plans to privatize and that Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe a longtime postal employee himself, still believes very deeply in the mission of the USPS http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-03-25/the-u-dot-s-dot-postal-service-will-not-go-private-anytime-soon. … Continue reading

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Stop Staples Incursions into Postal Privatization

Four major postal unions have joined forces to protest office supplies chain Staples’ efforts to sell postal products at their stores, a bold attempt to begin privatizing the U.S. Postal Service http://www.apwu.org/news/webart/2014/14-049-unionalliance-140311.htm The American Postal Workers Union which spearheaded this … Continue reading

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USPS Arrogant and Tone Deaf to People in Local Facility Closures

The U.S. Postal Service has once again disdained local public opinion and closed a needed post office. And it did so in the most underhanded manner possible with just  handwritten  note on the door while opening a smaller massively understaffed … Continue reading

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