teoz at neo.rr.com
Fri Oct 14 14:23:21 CDT 2005
----- Original Message -----
From: "Sean 'Captain Napalm' Conner" <spc at conman.org>
To: <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Sent: Friday, October 14, 2005 3:02 PM
Subject: Re: luddites!
> It was thus said that the Great Teo Zenios once stated:
> > The major problems come when the manufacturing itself is sent to another
> > country, and with manufacturing goes the equipment and service companies
> > that support manufacturing. This leaves many people out of work and
> > down the wages of those who still have a job, but must compete with
> > will work at a lower rate to survive.
> Wasn't this an issue here in the US during the 60s and 70s? Only then
> was jobs being moved from the Northern US to Southern US.
> -spc (Seem to recall protests about companies moving jobs to other
> states ... )
There were no unions in the south at that time. Its one thing having the
jobs move around the country where the cost of living is lower (I would
rather make $50K in Tennessee then $90K in NYC), its another to see the jobs
go to a country that won't let you in to work.
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