The Truth About Cars » Protest http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:19:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 Saskatoon Strippers Protest Law With Charity Car Wash http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/saskatoon-strippers-protest-law-charity-car-wash/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/08/saskatoon-strippers-protest-law-charity-car-wash/#comments Wed, 19 Aug 2015 22:00:29 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1146417 Strippers who are peeved about Saskatoon’s recent law banning peeling in bars held a charity car wash Aug. 16 to benefit breast cancer — and protest the new law — CTV is reporting. Dancers from the Pink Champagne Girls company say a court reversal of a law that allowed them to strip down to their underwear in […]

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Strippers who are peeved about Saskatoon’s recent law banning peeling in bars held a charity car wash Aug. 16 to benefit breast cancer — and protest the new law — CTV is reporting. Dancers from the Pink Champagne Girls company say a court reversal of a law that allowed them to strip down to their underwear in […]

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Group Says They Won’t Protest Kid Rock, GM For Now http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/group-says-wont-protest-kid-rock-gm-now/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/07/group-says-wont-protest-kid-rock-gm-now/#comments Fri, 17 Jul 2015 19:00:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1118873 The Detroit chapter of the National Action Network says after meeting with officials from General Motors on Thursday they won’t protest the automaker for not cutting ties with singer Kid Rock, the Associated Press is reporting. The group has criticized Kid Rock’s past use of the Confederate battle flag at his concerts and said the singer should publicly condemn […]

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The Detroit chapter of the National Action Network says after meeting with officials from General Motors on Thursday they won’t protest the automaker for not cutting ties with singer Kid Rock, the Associated Press is reporting. The group has criticized Kid Rock’s past use of the Confederate battle flag at his concerts and said the singer should publicly condemn […]

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Scrambling the Politics of Mass Transit in San Francisco http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/scrambling-the-politics-of-mass-transit-in-san-francisco/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/12/scrambling-the-politics-of-mass-transit-in-san-francisco/#comments Mon, 23 Dec 2013 11:00:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=686034 Image from Twitter @craigsfrost Positively or negatively, mass transit is often viewed as a social leveler. Rich and poor alike ride the subway in New York, London and Berlin. Atlantans of all economic and social backgrounds make use of MARTA’s facilities, as they do in many other American cities where public transit is the most […]

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Image from Twitter @craigsfrost Positively or negatively, mass transit is often viewed as a social leveler. Rich and poor alike ride the subway in New York, London and Berlin. Atlantans of all economic and social backgrounds make use of MARTA’s facilities, as they do in many other American cities where public transit is the most […]

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UAW: The War On Transplants Is Still On, Dealers On The Front Lines http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/uaw-the-war-on-transplants-is-still-on-dealers-on-the-front-lines/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/uaw-the-war-on-transplants-is-still-on-dealers-on-the-front-lines/#comments Mon, 21 Nov 2011 16:32:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=419473 With a tough negotiating session with its traditional employers now complete, the United Auto Workers are turning their focus back to the year’s primary goal: organizing the transplant factories. 2011 was supposed to be the year in which the UAW took down “at least one” foreign-owned auto plant, with the union’s boss even going as […]

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With a tough negotiating session with its traditional employers now complete, the United Auto Workers are turning their focus back to the year’s primary goal: organizing the transplant factories. 2011 was supposed to be the year in which the UAW took down “at least one” foreign-owned auto plant, with the union’s boss even going as […]

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What’s Wrong With This Picture: The UAW Is Looking Out For You Edition http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-uaw-is-looking-out-for-you-edition/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/02/whats-wrong-with-this-picture-the-uaw-is-looking-out-for-you-edition/#comments Mon, 22 Feb 2010 19:17:55 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=346296 UAW members protest a Modesto, CA Toyota dealer, as part of the union’s wider effort to punish Toyota for its decision to shut down the NUMMI factory in nearby Fremont [via the Modesto Bee]. “We are not telling people not to buy Toyota products,” explains one worker. “We’re telling people that Toyota needs to be […]

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UAW members protest a Modesto, CA Toyota dealer, as part of the union’s wider effort to punish Toyota for its decision to shut down the NUMMI factory in nearby Fremont [via the Modesto Bee]. “We are not telling people not to buy Toyota products,” explains one worker. “We’re telling people that Toyota needs to be […]

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