The Path To Hell – Civility in The Discourse

God forbid some rich white folks with power feel uncomfortable in their positions. They think you should be allowed to voice your discontent, but certainly not in any way that would cause people to question their policies or the people that pass them off as indisputable law. These people use violence in all forms to impose the will of their corporate masters on people all over the world. And now they want Civility.

The Search for the Mythical “Unskilled Laborer”

In all of the ways that Capitalism extracts surplus value from the production of the Worker, one of the most devious and manipulative is the imaginary “unskilled labor”. These are the jobs that, supposedly, anyone could fill – custodian, line cook or server/bartender, ditch digger, etc. Jobs that don’t really require any special expertise are dubbed as “unskilled labor”, and these jobs are ridiculously low-paying. There’s a catch, though – there is no such thing as “unskilled labor”.