It's one thing when unions butt heads with corporations, but when there's war between unions, that's another thing.
Philly is a great union town. However, it's situations like these that really give them a black eye and diminish their reputation.
Below the fluffy orange smoke cloud...
Carpenters promise another protest at Convention Center
A few years ago Philly built a Convention Center. Something that was sorely needed in a perfect location - center city. From the start unions have been at war with each other over "territory." It's like gang wars without the guns.
I love unions, but they really need to get their act together and work in unison to strengthen their reputation. These power struggles just tarnish everything that unions were meant to do.