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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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    Aug 10 2013: Because it lowers the bottom line and makes the product cheaper for us the consumers to consume. (Can you tell I'm wearing my homemade mask made of jade when I say that?)
    • Aug 12 2013: no it doesn't, it just increases their profit margin. also if there was no labor outsourcing, more people in this country would have jobs, thus there'd be more salaries paid. and people would be able to afford the higher prices.
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        Aug 12 2013: Do you not know what a homemade mask of jade is?

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