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Trillo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Apr-04-08 12:11 AM
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12. Perhaps you can straighten my thinking out about "jobs"
If one has a job, lets say they make the company X dollars per day. The company pays them, gross pay, X - P, where P is the company's take.

Therefore, our jobs system is a "trickle up" system, that is designed to pay the worker less than the worker makes for the company, which takes that cut of every worker, and that cut filters up through management, investors, and executives.

So, when concentration of capital is such a huge problem, how is any "job", that trickles money up to those who already have it, ever going to fix the problem of concentration of capital that is essentially systemic?
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