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Jah Kable

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Why is it OK for corporations to outsource work to countries that violate the corporation's home country labor laws?

Prime Example: Nike and Apple. Paying about 15 bucks a day to KIDS in other countries making their products so they can sell them for a major mark up everywhere. Now If they can make these products for a total of like 5 bucks, why do we pay 100-500 bucks for these things? This just seems greedy to me And seems like it could be a legitimate reason for the recession. GRRRR this is frustrating. They are hoarding so much money they couldn't possibly spend it. Letting this happen is madness. Yet not doing or saying anything is the standard "accepted" action. Like a friend told me "We don't need a revolution because that implies returning to a broken point in the cycle, We need an evolution." Yeah he blew my mind too. :D Keep it clean and friendly everyone. Looking forward to your ideas. Lets get this some traction and change the world.

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  • Jul 31 2013: Jah, I think it has a lot to do with the definition of the phrase "OK".From a capitalist point of view it is "OK". The manufacturer is maximising the net income. I think it goes against the principles of the World's great religions as well as general philosophical ideals..I feel those who profess belief in such religions, but take advantage of the poor are hypocrates. If we wish to stop such behavior, we must let the world know and stick our necks out. Boycot the stores and tell people why you nare doing so.

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