Originally Posted by Olmstead
Yes, we discussed rats in a rat park a few days ago, and it wasn't debunked. Cheers for mentioning it.
Originally Posted by arthwollipot
Originally Posted by Rolfe
Nobody wants to pay the supermarket "Checkout Chicks" more, despite them being Conflict Incident Managers, and Public Relations Specialists.
Nobody wants to pay the Administration Assistants higher wages, despite the CEO not even being able to print documents double-sided or even read documents on a screen. "Administration Assistants" is a name that diminishes all the jobs they really do. IT, Social Media Managers, Customer IT Help Desk, Office Managers, Business Analysts, Data Management, Training Manager, Compliance Officer, and I could go on a big rant here...
Huge companies are now fighting to promote their efforts in ethical working conditions.
China no longer is the cowboy capitalists' country of choice for fast, disposable fashion.
Sadly, though, Bangladesh, Indonesia, and Brazil's old growth and remote areas are being polluted and locals exploited.
"Development" and "exploitation" are weirdly intertwined with the colonialist ideals of "civilising the savages", introducing medicine and technology to Level 4 countries/regions (low income, formerly known as "third world" places).
Eliminating Inequality is one of the UN's 17 Sustainable Development Goals for 2030.
SDG's 1, 8, and 10, but they are all interrelated.