internships

The Island Packet- January 29, 2014

…It’s not a complicated issue. Cheerleaders should be paid at least minimum wage for their time. This isn’t some glorified internship, it’s a job. Beyond performing on and practicing for Sundays, they are often used as a team ambassadors for various charity corporate and media events…

It’s not so cheery when you know the score.
So, there’s not that much to be cheering for.

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NPR- May 18, 2013

More and more, unpaid and low-paid interns are feeling their labor is being exploited. Some are even willing to push back — with lawsuits.

Between school and life, a brief adjournment?
Or, a nasty form of self- internment?

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NPR- May 18, 2013

More and more, unpaid and low-paid interns are feeling their labor is being exploited. Some are even willing to push back — with lawsuits.

Between school and life, a brief adjournment?
Or, another form of self- internment?

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