• In my anecdotal experience, backed by polls, working NYers did support the strike: Blacks and Latinos, over-rep'd in the working-class and poor of NY overwhelmingly supported the strike while whites did not. "two cities"
  • Hey,
     other unions did show support. They were overwhelmingly in support of the strike and were at all the rallies leading up to it: PSC, SEIU,and others were very visibly out in support on the picket lines, which all of our unions attended. Unfortunately, because the strike was a surprise to most of us, most unions - including the TWU - were not ready with an on-the-ground 'educate the public" solidarity campaign.


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