The Spark

“The emancipation of the working class will only be achieved by the working class itself.” — Karl Marx

Declared president before the election was held

Dec 3, 2001

We read in the newspapers that Ron Gettelfinger will be the next UAW president. But the convention to vote for the next president is still seven months away. Even the elections to pick the delegates who will vote for the next officers are many months away.

Didn’t the newspapers forget something?