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Barking Points Memo

Sep 15, 2022

Publishing is weird right now, y'all. On the plus side, Condé-Nast has a union now! On the other hand, Random House is arguing in favor of its own managerial and strategic incompetence so they can be given more responsibility over publishing. This is a statement that makes sense.

BARKING POINT: Extremely...


Aug 30, 2022

Topless Dancers file for union representation, California advances legislation for restaurant workers to unionize, John Deere gets jailbroken, & Vic Mignogna loses again! Yay!

BARKING POINT: Poorly-conceived mascots for psa campaigns!

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Aug 11, 2022

WE'RE BACK! Car crashes, furcons, diseases, and moves across the country temporarily took our attention away from the news but the good times couldn't last forever, could they?

LABOR REPORT is back in action as it is still this show's thesis that organizing unions and guilds are the only way towards a general...


May 18, 2022

WE GOT A SPECIAL GUEST! APOLLO! You might have seen them online as the adorable mascott of a Starbucks unionization effort, and they're here to talk about their experiences and generally just hang as we talk labor and Activizion-Blizzard's asinine diversity tokenization tool.
 
BARKING POINT: Let's improve that...


May 9, 2022

Labor action is currently where we are seeing the most… action. Also Disney feels the dumb ire of Republicans because they turned the money-faucet off over how bad it now looks to be giving that party money.

BARKING POINT: Now that Barbie is getting a movie, pitch your own, any genre, go fukken nuts!

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