Real Time's Bill Maher slammed Americans for being their own worst enemies sometimes when it comes to the acceptance of this new "sharing economy."
Real Time with Bill Maher, Aug. 21, 2015. New Rules.
Four years after warning for-profit companies about unpaid internships, the agency has investigated relatively few employers for wage violations.
Comedian Stephen Colbert and guest Ross Eisenbrey, vice president of the Economic Institute, discussed the growing use of unpaid internships as free labor on Tuesday's show. While Colbert treated the issue with his usual satirical approach,
CBS' Sunday Morning, a show that used to have at least a veneer of social conscience, ran a "free market" biased piece on unpaid internships this week. Among the things they didn't mention: That unpaid internships are frequently illegal (and
Regulators Point To Growth Of Illegal Unpaid Internships. But They're A Good Way To Keep Out The Rabble!
Regulators are starting to pay attention to the widespread practice of using unpaid interns as free labor. It's about time. In addition to being illeg