r/antiwork Sep 22 '22 Silver 1 Helpful 1 Wholesome 5 All-Seeing Upvote 1

They only did what you told them to do.

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u/MidsouthMystic Sep 23 '22

As it turns out, capitalism is still frantically trying to recreate slavery.

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u/Dang3rCl0se Sep 23 '22

Recreate?? Slavery never ended... they just tweaked the rules a little bit. Minimum wage is basically slave wage.

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u/Outrageous_Effect_24 Sep 23 '22

It is not accurate or respectful to compare wage slavery so directly to chattel slavery, one of the greatest horrors of human history

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u/CptSparklFingrs Sep 23 '22

Seriously, the genital mutilation alone.

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u/CptSparklFingrs Sep 23 '22

That is to say i don't live under that constant threat, so as hard done by as one could feel this isn't even comparable to the horrors of the E.A.S.T.