the past twelve years, public servants have earned a mammoth 28% increase in
salaries. Compare that to the workers in the private sector where the wealth is
created. Contrary to Mother Mary's view that it is the public service that
keeps the economy going, it is the private sector that creates wealth; but it
is the public servants who waste it. They are prepared to go to any length, by
any means necessary – even beyond the bounds of patriotism – to squeeze blood
out of stone from the country for more personal gain, despite warnings from all
quarters to behave themselves.” - THE CHOISEUL POWERHOUSE.
In this article, the CHOISEUL POWERHOUSE looks at the impending strike action by the Civil Servants and argues that, although it may appear stupid and ill-advised, it may be a "good strike happening at the right time". The article ends with a few suggestions on how to possibly manage the disruption to minimise harmful consequences to our country and our economy!