Saturday, September 1, 2012

GLOBALIZATION of LABOR: IS A RACE TO THE BOTTOM INEVITABLE ?

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  1. "Education is still touted as the way out of poverty, but increasingly is a path into poverty
    or into enlistments into the military services."

    The Department of Defense recruiting statistics for the month of October 2009. (released 2010) All of the military branches are off to a strong start in this brand new fiscal year (a "fiscal year" runs from October 1 to September 30).

    Active Duty

    The Army had 6,914 accessions, making 101 percent of its 6,858 goal.
    The Navy had 2,926 accessions, making 100 percent of its 2,926 goal.
    The Marine Corps had 2,851 accessions, making 100 percent of its 2,843 goal.
    The Air Force had 2,198 accessions, making 100 percent of its 2,198 goal.

    Reserves

    The Army National Guard had 4,425 accessions, making 112 percent of its 3,947 goal.
    Tthe Army Reserve had 3,348 accessions, making 125 percent of its 2,675 goal.
    The Navy Reserve had 671 accessions, making 100 percent of its 671 goal.
    The Marine Corps Reserve had 1,132 accessions, making 144 percent of its 787goal.
    The Air National Guard had 698 accessions, making 124 percent of its 562 goal, and the Air Force Reserve had 1,083 accessions, making 100 percent of its 1,083 goal.

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