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Gina Rinehart calls for Australian wage cut
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Posted on 09/06/2012 9:07:41 AM PDT by traumer

Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart has criticised her country's economic performance and said Africans willing to work for $2 a day should be an inspiration.

Ms Rinehart is said to make nearly A$600 (£393) a second, and her views have been dismissed by Prime Minister Julia Gillard.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Sydney. - VIDEO at the link -

(Excerpt) Read more at bbc.co.uk ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Society
KEYWORDS: australia

1 posted on 09/06/2012 9:07:42 AM PDT by traumer
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To: traumer

Aussies are very cool people, but most I’ve met were Leftists. This is not going to go down well at all.


2 posted on 09/06/2012 9:10:58 AM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: Buckeye McFrog

She is probably a leftist too, her biggest customer is China I bet.


3 posted on 09/06/2012 9:11:59 AM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Pursue Happiness)
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To: Buckeye McFrog

It’s an honest statement about globalism. Western workers will sink to the level of turd world serfs and slaves or be unemployed. Globalism has to go.


4 posted on 09/06/2012 9:22:20 AM PDT by SaraJohnson
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To: traumer

So, when she goes to the Kwiki-mart and has to wait 5 minutes she earns $180,000? I’d ask if I could wait 10 minutes.


5 posted on 09/06/2012 9:32:13 AM PDT by Inwoodian
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To: traumer

This one’s a real Horatio Alger story, trying to inspire the lazy slugs to lift themselves up by the bootstraps just as she had.


6 posted on 09/06/2012 9:59:22 AM PDT by Colonel Kangaroo
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To: Colonel Kangaroo

except she didn’t do a squat....
She inherited the $$$


7 posted on 09/06/2012 11:26:24 AM PDT by traumer
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