Posts Tagged ‘IKEA’

It’s official: U.S. workers in the south are cheap, exploitable labor

Saturday, April 16th, 2011

Sweden, the heavily unionized and regulated society where the American Dream of social mobility is actually realized, is the home to the global home furnishing giant IKEA. The corporation chose the small rural Virginia town of Danville with its 45,000 people and 10% unemployment mostly because the state and local governments showered the corporation with $12 million dollars in tax exemptions.



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