Why inmates are allowed to make below minimum wage in the U.S. | Just the FAQs

Why inmates are allowed to make below minimum wage in the U.S. | Just the FAQs 1


Prisoners are allowed to make below the minimum wage because of loophole in the 13th Amendment.

Ever eager to exploit a cultural rift, President Donald Trump deployed troops and federal officers, and signed an executive order last week, to safeguard aging relics of America's slave-ridden past because "the left-wing mob is trying to demolish our heritage."

For what heritage is he the self-appointed guardian? The nearly 1,800 monuments, statues and plaques, and names of schools, streets and military bases across the nation celebrating a Confederacy that a century-and-a-half ago defended America's original sin of slavery.

In the aftermath of George Floyd's death at the hands of law enforcement in Minneapolis, and the historic protests there and throughout the USA, these Confederate shrines have come under renewed scrutiny. They shouldn't be removed by vigilantes, but it is time for them to come down, especially those erected during the Jim Crow era as a way to intimidate African American communities.

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9 Comments on "Why inmates are allowed to make below minimum wage in the U.S. | Just the FAQs"

  1. day6creation breathing | July 1, 2020 at 4:58 PM | Reply

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  4. Jason Tempel | July 1, 2020 at 5:12 PM | Reply

    Class War 101

  5. Truth BeTold | July 1, 2020 at 5:15 PM | Reply

    misleading title. removing slavery did not lead to it bad laws did it.

  6. If you are an American and dont know this already or think this is all fabricated, shame on you.

  7. Shaggy Shabangs | July 1, 2020 at 5:55 PM | Reply

    Lame video… What about the VICTIMS of crime?

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