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Micro work - empowering the poor or exploiting them?
Thursday, April 5, 2012 6:56 AM
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Thursday, April 5, 2012 10:02 AM
Quote:Originally posted by Kwicko:
Can it be both empowering AND exploitative?
What I mean to say is, YES it's exploiting them NOW, but it's also handing them some level of power, in that those who do this kind of work are increasing their value, and at some point in the future will have power to bargain for better pay and benefits.
Does that make sense?
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