Saturday, December 10, 2005
Long hours, low pay, hazardous conditions
Quiz question: Identify X, Y and ABC in the excerpt below:
At issue is X’s treatment of his large Yish work force, which annually produces some 700 million toys with a market value in excess of $14 billion. Critics claim that the Ys work long hours for low pay under hazardous conditions. Particularly at issue is X's adamant refusal to give the Ys any sort of health insurance and his stubborn insistence on keeping his manufacturing operations at the ABC, where governmental oversight is nonexistent.For the answer, click here. And for the list from which this is drawn, here.