Interns Can’t be used as Free Labour

With graduate unemployment still an issue, and internships and placement schemes all the rage, the question must be asked; is it not all just a crude manipulation of free labour?

 

An honest day’s work for an honest day’s pay.Or at least, that’s the idiom. But in a country where jobs are like Gold and the Rush is ongoing at a slovenly, cruel rate, an honest day’s work is rather unlikely to net you any pay at all, if the surge in “internships” is to be considered.

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