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Commonwealth Games : No Medals for Labourers


World  (tags: labour, Migrant Workers, India, Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010, wage, exploit, economic growth, dangerous, deaths, working condition )

Naoko
- 1615 days ago - ipsnews.net
If medals are being given out for backbreaking labour on miserable wages and impossible working conditions, thousands of migrant workers, slaving to complete stadia and other facilities for the October Commonwealth Games in the Indian capital, will be



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chris b. (2484)
Monday February 8, 2010, 1:22 am
At one time the British exploited the Indians! They have learnt from us well as now they exploit there own. Every one of these great sporting events throughout the world has a hidden story of greed and exploitation and the only difference is the volume and numbers exploited another example is the games in Canada being conducted on stolen Native land. The hype that accompanies such events never acknowledges the sacrifices made by ordinary people!
 

Erin R. (170)
Monday February 8, 2010, 4:47 pm
How sad!!! :-(
 
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