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Response to chickypea (Reply #64)

Wed May 16, 2012, 10:18 PM

65. Again, I will ask you, how is Americans having jobs silly in your book?

 

In addition, your evasive response was totally wrong.

1) Americans have no problems picking vegetables, mowing grass, packing frozen chicken, or making bouquets, IF THEY ARE PAID A LIVING WAGE.

2) Undocumented workers are hired specifically because they will tolerate shit for pay and working conditions that are often lethal.

3) Before you come back with another ignorant argument, YOU do some research. In fact, I will help you. Read and be educated about the working conditions imposed upon immigrant workers:
http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2011/06/hormel-spam-pig-brains-disease
http://www.fwjustice.org/workplace-safety/heat-stress
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=91240378

4) And you haven't even addressed the MANUFACTURING jobs that we have lost, which far outnumber the farming jobs.

Once again... how is Americans having jobs silly in your book?

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