Andrew Ross explains why we are all sweatshop workers now
Nice Work If You Can Get It:
Life and Labor in Precarious Times (NYU Series in Social & Cultural Analysis)
by Andrew Ross
$27.95 List Price
The financial and economic crisis now unfolding worldwide continues to generate much distressing sound and fury, but surely its most bizarre feature is a comparatively silent one: the lackluster reaction it has met at its epicenter in the United States. Neoliberalism—the essentially American ideological export that has governed global economic integration for three decades—has taken a serious, and perhaps fatal, blow.