I agree with part of your post and absolutely disagree with other parts.
Hoffa and everyone close to him have got to go. They're not only killing us, they're killing the entire American labor movement. If this TA gets implemented, that will prove they're in collusion with UPS and -- like a cancer -- need to be cut out.
We need new leadership. We can't elect new leadership if we abandon the union. We can't withdraw and then donate money to Teamster candidates; that's illegal as you have to be a member to donate to Teamster campaigns to avoid employer collusion.
I understand the frustration. I've watched my local stand in lockstep with this crooked
ing administration for long enough. The only difference is that I'm not planning on taking my ball and going home.