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Old 11-23-2012, 10:00   #266
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Originally Posted by berto62 View Post
Bet these guys wish they had a union.

Former skilled laborers imported from the Philippines to work for Grand Isle Shipyard Inc filed a class-action lawsuit against the company a year ago charging it with abusive and exploitative working conditions, including requiring them to pay between $2,000 and $3,500 a month to live in 10-foot by 10-foot rooms, six to a room, on a work barge and in a Galliano bunkhouse that had been converted from a bowling alley

http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/...harged_wi.html
Hey, they can go right back where they came from if they don't like it.

All I see is a bunch of soldiers in the sandbox under very similar conditions, and a contract that says they can't leave unless they're willing to go to jail.

Have a great gun carryin' Kenpo day

Clyde
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