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Communist Union SEIU-UHW Sued For Sexual Harassment!
Union President David Regan Under Fire For Allowing Systemic #MeToo Environment 
 

Originally Reported In Washington Free Beacon

By:Bill McMorris

An embattled union president has been accused of sexual misconduct in a lawsuit.

An official with Service Employees International Union-United Healthcare Workers West accused union president David Regan of sexual misconduct in a lawsuit.

Mindy Sturge, a former coordinator with SEIU-UHW, accuses Regan and the union of fostering "a discriminatory workplace" and of inappropriately touching and texting female workers. The misconduct, the suit says, was pervasive throughout the labor organization. Sturge said the union ignored allegations of harassment and tacitly accepted hostile conditions for female employees.

"This conduct was engaged in by senior SEIU-UHW managers and directors, including but expressly not limited to [director Marcus] Hatcher and Regan," the suit, which was obtained by Payday Report, says. The filing adds that the behavior was "unwelcome, regular, and pervasive."

"Despite reports of this behavior, SEIU-UHW took no action to discipline Hatcher or others who created a hostile work environment, nor did SEIU-UHW undertake an investigation of the workplace or of Hatcher's behavior until after Sturge had been assaulted by Hatcher," it says.

An SEIU-UHW spokesman denied the allegations, saying the case is "without merit." The union said it takes sexual harassment complaints seriously and took swift action against Hatcher, hiring an outside law firm to investigate the allegations. It immediately fired Hatcher for violating fraternization policies at the conclusion of the investigation.

"We don't believe the lawsuit has merit and we intend to defend the organization," the spokesman said in an email. "We stand by the actions the organization took in handling that matter."

Sturge's attorney Kyra Subbotin said her client still believes in the mission of the union and that she wanted to handle the matter internally, but union leadership "preferred to fight this matter in the courts." She said other female members have approached Sturge to support the case.

"The union should have suspended him immediately when Ms. Sturge made the complaint. He [Hatcher] still showed up at union events that my client was at," Subbotin said. "They didn't handle this right."

The SEIU-UHW spokesman said Regan spearheaded the response to the complaint and has acted to create a safe environment for all workers. He acknowledged that Regan and Sturge had had a "brief argument" in the past, but that the disagreement in "no way was harassment or berating or retaliation."

"Dave Regan led the union's response to this employee's complaint and took decisive action to address it in authorizing the outside investigation immediately and terminating Hatcher for violating our harassment and fraternization policy as soon as we got the results of that investigation," the spokesman said. "Under Dave's leadership, the union has strong harassment policies in place and took this matter very seriously, engaging outside experts on harassment who conducted multiple trainings, first for managers and then for all staff, to heighten our commitment to a harassment-free environment."

"Unions are supposed to protect employees…They have not addressed the ongoing issues of this workplace," Subbotin said. "My client believes in the mission of the union and she's really sorry she had to file this lawsuit to accomplish what needs to be accomplished…membership dues are being spent on defending this type of conduct."

Attempts to reach Marcus Hatcher were unsuccessful. Several public phone numbers associated with Hatcher were disconnected, and one that was active went unanswered; it did not allow for messages.

Regan's conduct as the head of the union, which boasts 100,000 members, has come under scrutiny in recent days. On Tuesday, the Sacramento Bee reported that the union leader shoved Democratic assemblyman Rich Bloom at a restaurant.

The union spokesman, who said he was there during the alleged incident, denied any altercation took place. He said Regan was provoked by a passerby but that the dispute was resolved without any physical confrontation.

"There was no physical altercation and nobody was asked to leave the restaurant," the spokesman said.

Bloom did not return request for comment.

SEIU, which boasts one of the highest percentage of female members in the labor movement, has made combating sexual harassment a centerpiece in its activism in the service and restaurant industries. Despite its rhetoric, the union has found itself at the center of a number of allegations that have led to the resignation of a number of top officials, according to Mike Elk of Payday Report. The most prominent came in October 2017 when union vice president Scott Courtney resigned following misconduct allegations. SEIU president Mary Kay Henry condemned Courtney, who led the Fight for $15 movement, in the aftermath.

"There is no place in our organization for conduct that violates our Code of Ethics. Such conduct does not reflect who we are or represent the values that guide the important work we do every day for working people, our families, and communities," Henry said at the time.

Some labor watchdogs said the piling up of allegations against top officials paint a different picture. Peter List, a former union organizer who now works as a management-side consultant, said these types of suits point to a problem that goes beyond individual offenders.

"SEIU claims it is one of the most progressive unions in the country. Yet, since the emergence of the #MeToo movement, the union has had several sexual predators in their leadership ranks that have either been forced to resign or been fired outright," List said. "The current and prior allegations against Regan appear to be just the latest examples of seemingly deviant behavior in the union's senior leadership."

 

The national SEIU did not return request for comment.

Hypocrisy, #MeToo Leader Accused of Sexual Assault!
 Asia Argento's Accuser Calls Her Out After She Calls Out Weinstein

By: Jake Fogg

Asia Argento, the Italian actress who was one of the first to publicly accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault, was herself accused of sexual misconduct with a minor. Argento, a  contributing founder of the #metoo movement, allegedly assaulted the teenage boy actor Jimmy Bennett in 2013 according to the New York Times.

 
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The Mission To Change Real American History! 
A Commentary By Ron Edwars of the Edwards Notebook
 
The United States of America has had an amazing history of great achievements from her very beginning.  She was the first nation in history dedicated by men to God, our creator.  It was partially through inspiration from God that the concept of Liberty and Justice for all was conceived. 

When the Founding Fathers gave us documents such as the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, Federalist Papers and others, they had to lean upon a common understanding of government, morality, law and proper social order.  That understanding sprang from what was a universal acceptance of what became known as the Judeo-Christian Ethic.  That is a system of social and moral values that originates in the Old and New Testaments of the word of God. 

Vermont Elects To Keep White Man In Charge Of The State!
Gubernatorial Primary Pits Man With Mental Disorder Against Soft Leftist 

Vermont Democrats voted for “diversity” yesterday by voting for mentally ill gubernatorial candidate Dave Hallquist.  Hallquist, who goes by his transgendered name “Christine” beat out female Democrat contender Brenda Siegel , thus ensuring that a white male will still be in charge of the state.

 At the same time, Republican voters kept the incumbent, anti second amendment Governor Phil Scott.

Social Media Company Willing To Pay Users To Refuse Facebook Censorship!  
New Contest Is The First In A Series That Pledges To "Give People Their Voice Back"
 
By:Internet Deputy
 

Leadership at Hubbook is holding a contest to grow users on its platform.  After the revelation that social media essentially wiped out Alex Jones platforms, the site is set to offer “the first person who can show 1500 real friends on their Hubbook account $1000.00.”

Dubbed the “Refuse To Be Silenced” campaign, Hubbooks creators have embarked on a crusade to shed Facebook and Twitter of the millions of users they seek to silence.  

The company’s CEO declared, “If those companies don’t want people who speak liberty, we’ll take them!  And we’ll give them a platform they can use without the fear of being punished.

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It Is Time For People To Learn The Truth

 
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By: Ron Edwards
 

For numerous decades black Americans have bought, hook- line and sinker one of the biggest lies involving American history.  There are several mega lies that black Americans believe. But for now, I will focus on the double whopper that democrats care about black Americans and that slavery is to blame for the societal ills suffered by black Americans today.

Hubbook Offers Alex Jones An Open Platform!
Social Media Company , "If They Don't Want You, We Do!"   
 
By: Internet Deputy
 

The upcoming social media network, Hubbook.com has offered Alex Jones an “unfettered platform with the opportunity to build as many pages and communities as he wishes.” 

Facebook Administrators Reveal Disturbing Cover-Up 
Fake Russian Accounts Are Rare, But Actual Fakes Are Numerous And Their Reasons Are Disturbing 
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By:Jake Fogg 
 

In a recent story by Reuters, Facebook recently removed 32 fake pages and accounts from its sites that the company alleges were engaged in “coordinated inauthentic behavior”.

The article essentially preserves the

Facebook Bans InfoWars, But Allows Antifa, BLM, and Farrakhan Continue to Spew "Hate" Speech
Come On The Heels Of Apple Banning The Information Revelation Site Completely 
 
Originally Reported By Breitbart News 

Facebook’s explanation for the InfoWars ban claims that the site posts material which “glorifies violence,” and also uses “dehumanizing language.”

 

But the social media Masters of the Universe have made no attempt to explain why InfoWars should be banned while leftist pages with a

 
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Another Reason Why Abortion Must Be Stopped
 
 
By: Ron Edwards
 

Since 1973 the United States of America has allowed the legal murder of probably well over 90 million unborn babies.  Most reports estimate between 56 to 70 million American deaths due to abortion. 

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