Slave Labor in America
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10/17/2011 11:25 AM
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With an unemployment rate of 9.1% officially and who knows how much in reality everyone seems to be looking at how to improve the job market. Moreover, all we ever hear about is that we as Americans cannot compete globally because of our standard of living and high wages. Yes, our wages are high when compared to slave labor in China or child labor in India but what if I told you that our real competitor is right here in America. Right here in America we have over 2 million people who receive no more than a DOLLAR or two a day for as much as 12 hours of work and they are not illegal immigrants!Quoting: Anonymous Coward 3495500
No, you say..where is that happening in America?
IN OUR PRISONS!
Prisoners earn no more than...
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True story. This also why the Recidivism ( [link to en.wikipedia.org] is so high. They told us.. only a 1/2 person out of 20 has a chance of making it longer than 90 days. I became that half a person. It worked for a while.. It worked better then second time around lol.
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