How meta can you get? In the time it took me to write this article about Unity08’s current database crashes and post deletions, Unity08 has deleted all references to those database crashes and post deletions from its website. Is that due to a yet another
When Unity08 ran what it called its “first vote” to determine the set of urgent issues that would form its “American Agenda,” Unity08 servers maintaining its database crashed, a number of vote records were lost, and Unity08 decided to sample the remainder rather, resulting in
If Gap Inc.’s promise to outsource jobs to India were not honored the last time, why should we believe their new promises? Gap Inc. knows what labor is really like in India. They know that if they continue to outsource labor to India, it’s likely that some, if not most, of their clothes will be made by abused children working for little or no money. Whatever ethical screening guidelines they set up, Gap Inc. will continue to run the substantial risk that the subcontractors they use in India will ignore the guidelines.