When Corporations abandoned the 99%
April 3, 2012 2:12 AM Subscribe
In 2010, the top 500 U.S. corporations
- the Fortune 500 – generated $10.7 trillion in sales, reaped a whopping $702 billion in profits, and employed 24.9 million people around the globe. Historically, when these corporations have invested in the productive capabilities of their American employees, we’ve had lots of well-paid and stable jobs.
That was the case a half century ago.
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