- Oct 28, 2017
Dictatorship in action“Your attendance is not mandatory,” read the rules that Shell sent to union leaders a day ahead of the visit to the $6 billion construction site. But only those that showed up at 7 a.m., scanned their cards, and prepared to stand for hours — through lunch but without lunch — would be paid. “NO SCAN, NO PAY,” the rules said.
“No yelling, shouting, protesting or anything viewed as resistance will be tolerated at the event,” the paper read.