Category: World

iPhone, T-Shirts : Sweated Labour makes US, Germany rich

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series GDP Illusion

The Bangladeshi factory makes 125,000 shirts per day, of which half are sold to H&M, and the rest to other western retailers. Workers at the factory, 85 percent of whom are women, earn just €1.36 per day for a 10–12 hour shift.

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iPhone, iPod – Apple stealing from China

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series GDP Illusion

12,250 Chinese production workers received $1,540 per annum, or $30 per week—just 6 percent of the average wages of U.S. workers in retail, 3.2 percent of the wages of U.S. production workers, and 1.8 percent of the salaries of U.S. professional workers

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Who makes the iPhone – Apple or Chinese Workers?

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series GDP Illusion

What contribution do the 300,000 workers employed by Foxconn International in Shenzhen, China who assemble Dell’s laptops and Apple’s iPhones—and the tens of millions of other workers in low-wage countries around the world who produce cheap intermediate inputs and consumer goods for western markets—make to the profits of Dell, Apple, and other leading western firms?

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Learn from Lenin : Corporates and Finance Capital

“Since monopoly prices are established, even temporarily, the motive cause of technical and, consequently, of all other progress disappears to a certain extent and, further, the economic possibility arises of deliberately retarding technical progress.”

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#NDLFCelebratesLenin – Posters

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Corporate Monopolies Poison Agriculture, Food, Health and Environment

despite the evidence, the corporate media in Britain is silent about pesticides, which partly results from the corporate sponsorship of the UK Science Media Centre; so any science against the corporations can be suppressed by interested parties

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Detroit shows the future of Chennai?

Detroit was once the car manufacturing capital of the world. Now it has gone bankrupt. Corporates run with their investment to a place giving higher profits and desert the place once that attraction is over. What about the future of Chennai which is called Detroit of India as it attracted major car makers? What about …

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Karl Marx and his work endure through the ages!

“He died beloved, revered and mourned by millions of revolutionary fellow workers — from the mines of Siberia to California, in all parts of Europe and America. His name will endure through the ages, and so also will his work.”

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Dr Hawking – What a Life You Lived!

Dr Hawking – What a Life You Lived! Your scientific works will live on and illuminate the lives of generations to come.

 

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Gautam Adani and Modi’s Gujarat – Corruption, Money Laundering, Pollution – Video

While attempting to film and gather information about Adani’s operations, the Four Corners team had their cameras shut down, their footage deleted and were questioned for hours by police. The team were left in no doubt that their investigations into the Indian company triggered the police action.

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Brahminical Forces Dread Periyar and Lenin

Periyar E V Ramasamy fought for Rationalism, Self Respect and Annihilation of Caste. Crores of Tamil youth are inspired by his work and fight Hindutva and Brahminical social order. That is the reason BJP and RSS has a visceral hatred of Periyar. Similarly, it is natural for them to hate Lenin who inspired working people all over the world to fight against exploitation and colonial oppression.

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No Firing, CEO to Secretary Take Collective Action – Video

Great leaders would never sacrifice the people to save the numbers. They would sooner sacrifice the numbers to save the people.

 

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IT Life – “We expect more than 100% from you” : Video

Morning, day, night shifts, no week ends, 6 pm lunches, dozens of cups of coffee, a rare rare week end off interrupted by angry call from team lead.

 

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Science and Capitalism : The Radium Girls

Doctors found that when exposed to Radium cancerous tumours shrink. This led to proliferation of many products associated with Radium by commercial interests seeking to make a quick profit. Radium Soda, Radium Tooth Paste, Cakes, Lipstick and even Radium Water flooded the market.

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Simple Socialist Truths : Paul Lafargue

if it is workers who have built the workshop, made the machines, and produced the raw materials; if it is workers who keep the machines going, and managers and foremen who direct the work,¾ what does the master do, then?

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