“Negotiations between Borders Group and the union representing hourly workers at its downtown Ann Arbor store were canceled Monday morning, the result of vandalism outside the store.

According to Borders spokeswoman Anne Roman, negotiations have been postponed to late December because two members of the Borders negotiating team – the East Liberty Street store manager and a regional manager – were needed in the store following the damage.

Either Sunday night or early Monday morning, vandals tampered with locks on both Borders Books & Music and Starbucks Coffee across the street. They also sprayed slogans on the sidewalks and buildings. The slogans included “Blood Money” and “Slaughter Diversity.” … “

> From AANews: “Borders-union negotiations postponed”

Author: Rob