Wondering Where Your Job Went? Check the Local Prison

Why hire someone for minimum wage when you can get prison labor for half the cost?  While work can be an important part of rehabilitation, we have to look at how it impacts the job market when we are turning over millions of jobs to prisoners.  From Salon.com:  21st century chain gangs.

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2 responses

  1. When China did this, we called it an unfair competitive advantage, and a violation of human rights.

  2. You spent a lot of time explaining things to me(just what I need at age 65-a mentor)but when I answered you avoided a response.Just sayin’-in for dime,in for a dollar.

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