Powerlessness In Eric Schlosser's Food Nation

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We live in a fast paced, self-service and capitalist world. In this sense, people will be exploited in the work force especially if they are people of color from low-income background. This is how America function in order to make progress and profit. There are a lot of topics that was brought up while reading Food Nation by Eric Schlosser, an investigative and American journalist, that speaks a lot on the society we live in. Immigrants are getting paid below the minimum wage without any medical insurance. Most workers are forced to stay silent because of their social, economic and class status. In most cases, immigrants without any documentations suffers the worst kind of working conditions because they are powerlessness in the hands of corporate
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