If You’ve Been Shopping at Walmart, You May Have Accidentally Funded NK

Conservative Tribune | 10/7/2017 | kcampbell
aniki (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: https://conservativetribune.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/kim-jong-un-solution-nukes.jpg

Seafood products processed by North Korean workers in China have found their way into major U.S. stores, such as Walmart and Aldi, according to a recent report from The Associated Press.

The workers, outsourced to Chinese factories by the North Korean government, receive only a fraction of their salary, as Pyongyang despot Kim Jong Un takes as much as 70 percent of their earnings to fund his dictatorship, including his increasingly unsteady nuclear program.

Americans - Salmon - Walmart - Aldi - North

This means Americans who have bought salmon from Walmart or Aldi may have inadvertently funded North Korea’s nuclear weapon program.

Breaking: Trump Gathers Generals, Declares “Calm Before the Storm”

Seafood - Packaging - Names - Restaurants - China

Some of the seafood comes in generic packaging that allows it to be resold or repackaged under various names or purchased by restaurants. Some comes “prepackaged from China bearing the Walmart brand or an Aldi house brand called Sea Queen,” according to Eater.

The purchases also allow a form of “modern day slavery” to continue, as the North Korean workers are essentially enslaved. They sleep on metal bunk beds in dormitories, have zero privacy, must travel to the factory in pairs or groups, cannot...
(Excerpt) Read more at: Conservative Tribune
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Measuring his life out one teaspoon at a time.
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!