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News Story Source: shtfplan.com by Mac Slavo
While we all loved President Trump's campaign pledge to bring jobs back to America, there are powerful economic forces at work that suggest the shift to cheap labor is pretty much irreversible. Yes, Trump has spoken with the leaders of some of America's biggest companies and he's been successful at getting those chief executives to commit to creating or keeping a few thousands jobs here and there, but when you consider that the competing foreign labor force primarily responsible for manufacturing America's consumer goods numbers in the hundreds of millions of people, the notion that we're somehow going to see explosive manufacturing growth over the next four or eight years is nothing more than a pipe dream.
But don't take it from us. A Chinese factory worker explains exactly why we have absolutely no way to compete with the near slave-like conditions found in foreign factories: