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Response to dkf (Reply #49)

Mon Dec 17, 2012, 12:51 AM

82. It sounds like he is looking for something along the lines of balance.

As an example, why should we subsidize Walmart's low wages to the tune of billions in food stamps and Medicaid to their employees when perfectly good companies like Costco manage to make a profit while insuring their employees and paying them a living wage.

There should be some rationale limits in ANY society where sheer profit motive crosses a line where society at large is harmed. Pollution laws, food safety laws are just a couple examples.

The fair argument should be where should that line get drawn. It should not be an argument that there should be no line.

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