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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 12 2013: This situation can be changed but it will take collective and intelligent action. Gandhi, for instance, knew that people couldn't just peacefully protest every action of the British because for some situations the British would lose too much face if they backed down. A fact about education, for example, is that you don't need technology at all for children to learn all they need to--really, a house full of good books and supportive parents is all that is necessary. There are many ways around Big Brother, but enough people have to act to make a difference. Big Brother has trained people to WANT so many things they don't NEED; the more people who know this and act upon it, the more things will change.

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