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    :: Saturday, January 17, 2009 ::

    This Miracle Brought to You by America’s Unions - By Marcy Wheeler, Emptywheel
    They're calling it a miracle--the successful landing of a US Airways jet in the Hudson and subsequent rescue of all 155 passengers. They're detailing the heroism of all involved, starting with the pilot and including cabin crew, ferry crews, and first responders. What they're not telling you is that just about every single one of these heros is a union member.

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