Williams: MLB’s Treatment of Minor League Players is Inexcusable

We're all chasing a dream.

Some of us realize that we're born into a system where you're forced to spend almost every waking moment of your life working. The only way we can make it through this reality is finding work in an area that we're passionate about.

Others are willing to grind most of their lives through something that they aren't passionate about, or that they don't like at all, simply to fill another life goal -- a lifestyle, a family, or a chance to give unselfishly to others.

In today's late-stage Capitalism economy, the entry-level employees continue to get financially squeezed by massive corporations that are operating legal monopolies, or something close to them.

I'm talking unpaid training, unpaid internships, low-paying entry-level jobs that don't provide any ...



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