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Nickel and Dimed

Posted in Wrongness with tags , , , , , , , , , on August 1, 2009 by arievergreen

[University of Georgia historian Bethany Moreton, author of “To Serve God and Wal-Mart] offers more novel observations about the lure of Wal-Mart. She explains, for example, how the company invoked the fundamentalist Christian teachings embraced by many of its employees to fashion a working environment that induced them to work contentedly for low wages and paltry benefits.

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