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Diaries published: 4 (2240 days since last diary on Mon Apr 06, 2009 at 06:51 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 34 (2240 days since last comment on Mon Apr 06, 2009 at 07:00 AM PDT)

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Total Recommends: 29

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Most Recommended Diary: Foreign Workers Could Be Replacing Charlotte Bank Employees, 21 comments, 10 recommends

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The terms offshoring, outsourcing, and onshoring are used almost interchangeably to refer to the allocation of intellectual work in the I.T. industry. These terms now have a de-facto ...
by Tunnel Rat
Comment Count 38 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2009 at 06:51 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
The global I.T. service industry has long been sliding into the rhelm of indentured servitude, and the web site of the U.K.'s Socialist Party summarizes the nature of this relationship ...
by Tunnel Rat
Comment Count 259 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2009 at 08:21 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
One of the dirty little secrets of the offshoring/outsourcing fiasco in I.T. is the onshoring of workers through the use of third parties. These mostly Indian firms contract with large ...
by Tunnel Rat
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2009 at 08:09 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
The DOJ is investigating numerous companies for L-1 fraud, and the DOL is auditing all H-1B dependent companies. The H-1B and L-1 Visas are modern day Jim Crow laws, subjecting American hi-
by Tunnel Rat
Comment Count 76 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2009 at 12:04 AM PDT with 9 Recommends

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