Sweatshops stories, books, poems, and more

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Sweatshops are horrible! i hope you like this poem :) Read More

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In the middle ages there was a monstrous form of slavery, where you had to sell yourself to en employer to get work. The employer could then legally whip or even kill you if unsatisfied with your work. Queen Elizabeth I outlawed this monstrous act called serfdom in 1574. In… Read More
Wrote this and the last poem after watching a documentary about Asian sweatshops, which ended by saying that we had not had such sweatshops in Australia since the 1960s. Wrong! I worked in horrific sweatshops in the 1970s and early '80s, and they still exist in and around Melbourne to… Read More
Wrote this and the next poem after watching a documentary about Asian sweatshops, which ended by saying that we had not had such sweatshops in Australia since the 1960s. Wrong! I worked in horrific sweatshops in the 1970s and early '80s, and they still exist in and around Melbourne to… Read More
The 7th Chris Smith story. Chris has got a job in a Footscray sweatshop. Read More
Second of my unemployment stories, based in my own experiences. The incident with the hand is true! Read More
Booksie 2017-2018 Short Story Contest

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