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Truth is in favor of you and me; for the truth of our enemies whom we have been serving here in the U.S.A. for over 400 years (whom we did not know to be our enemies by nature) is the truth that the Black Man must have knowledge of to be able to keep from falling into the deceiving traps that are being laid by our enemies to catch us in their way which is opposed to the way of righteous of whom we are members. ~ The Honorable Elijah Muhammad

Saturday, May 26, 2012

'Pink Slime' Bankruptcy: Worker Says No Warning Before Mass Layoff


 The uproar over "pink slime" beef products may have claimed some collateral damage, with a meatpacking worker in California saying she and her colleagues were laid off without notice in the wake of a bankruptcy filing by AFA Foods Inc.

In her class action lawsuit, filed in bankruptcy court in Delaware this week, Nadia Sanchez asserts that she and 200 co-workers were abruptly laid off early last month when AFA decided to shutter a plant in Southern California amidst an Internet backlash to its controversial beef-trimmings product. The lawsuit says the workers weren't given the 60-days advance notice required under the federal Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act and California labor law.  'Read more...

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