Miami Beach Fiercely Protests Kent Security

It turns out there were fierce protests in Miami Beach in January 2016, and we have obtained excerpts of the comments and concerns during a Miami Beach Commissioners meeting.

Here is the video with highlights. One common theme is concern over the company’s mistreatment of employees. It appears Kent Security was awarded a contract despite the protests, though the contract may have ended.

Senator Brown of Ohio on Importance of NLRB

 

Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio addresses the Senate on the history and importance of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and the Wagner Act that began the labor agency. His speech is compelling. He points out that the Wagner Act has helped improve the lives of many people by allowing collective bargaining, and emphasizes that a well-paid workforce stimulates the economy.