Transcript
  • 00:00    |    
    Initial credits
  • 00:06    |    
    Introduction by Luis Figueroa
  • 00:13    |    
    What have you discover in Guatemalan sweatshops?
    • You surveyed workers instead of union leaders?
    • Answers of the workers
  • 03:47    |    
    Does it have to be one thing or another?
  • 04:49    |    
    What other information did you get from the workers?
  • Overtime
  • 05:39    |    
    Is the experience here different from other parts of the world?
  • Evolution after sweatshops
  • 07:22    |    
    What do we have to alert the workers about?
  • 08:48    |    
    Final words
  • 08:56    |    
    Final credits


Sweatshops and Unions

New Media  | 29 de abril de 2011  | Vistas: 20

Benjamin Powell shares the results of his research about sweatshops in Guatemala.  He comments that Guatemalan workers are not unpleased with their current working conditions and value to work where they obtain more advantages. He was also surprised to discover how workers where appreciative of extra hours.  Powell states that many countries have undergone this form of labor and afterwards successfully bloomed. Finally, he stresses on the rights of norms of disclosure regarding the hazzards in their workplaces.




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