Monday, October 17, 2011

Black Man comes to the U.S. to experience the "American Dream"

Photo: Ángel Franco/The New York Times

Many students who were placed at the packing plant found themselves working grueling night shifts on speeding production lines, repeatedly lifting boxes weighing as much as 60 pounds and financially drained by low pay and unexpected extra costs for housing and transportation. Their complaints to the contractor running the program on behalf of the State Department were met with threats that they could be sent home."

Read the New York Times article.

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