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  •  Probably because it's pretty low on the (1+ / 0-)
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    list of priorities in reality.

    What would help is definitely compensation reform and heavy taxation. Something like taxing a corporation the difference between all their outsource labor costs and the average salary per outsourced individual for the same job here might be a good start (obviously more technical and other assorted details notwithstanding, especially to take into account contracting with overseas firms rather than having an overseas operation run directly by the company).

    But then people here might complain about the subsequent rise in prices. This country has no idea how expensive our lifestyle really is. It's all subsidized by sweatshops (or worse).

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