Americans Making Shoes

Americans
across this beautiful nation do not want to spend time making shoes in this
technological society. Americans would not want to also spend even more
money on shoes today, so society allows third-world countries to make shoes
a lot cheaper, and gives money to meager families. With technology rising
rapidly every day, machines could even be made to make shoes, instead of
paying people to make them. With machines, the world works faster and
cheaper. Some people may say that making shoes gives the unemployed a
job, but those people making those shoes are not really happy. They are just
getting by with the money they make. Picking up trash for the neighborhood is
a job, but most of the trash collectors do not like their job. Americans would
like, to some extent, to sit in from of a computer being paid good money,
rather than standing on an assembly line making shoes. Unemployed
Americans, though, might not mind working for a company who makes shoes
in the United States. These unemployed Americans would, moderately, not
mind any job that paid money. Americans like good things at reasonable
prices. If shoe companies would employ workers in the United States to
make shoes here, with prices already high, would rise even higher. Americans
would then not even buy American made shoes. Americans would not like
Americans making shoes in the United States, because shoe prices would
rocket. Americans look at their jobs as a way of expressing themselves.
When talking about their job, they would not enjoy describing how they sew
on the symbols for the shoes they make. Instead, they would like to talk about
how good their pay is or how their job challenges them or even how much
they like working at their job. If their job were to make shoes, they would not
relish in the fact that they made shoes. Americans like good paying jobs, a
good foundation for a family, and good working places. With a shoe factory,
jobs are not that great, it is not a reliable foundation for a family, and
especially they are not good working conditions. Some argue that making
shoes is in some manner like making clothes. It is not, for the fact that the
workers follow the same design throughout the entire day. Most clothes worn
by Americans are not American made either. They are made in third world
countries, just like the shoes. America is no longer relying on industry to carry
it to the next millennium. Instead, America is relying on the rapid growth of
technology and free enterprise. In America’s early years, after the taking this
country away from the Indians, society relied heavily on industry to
accomplish the tasks needed to grow this country. Today, that is not the case.
America is putting industries in the back of its mind, and bringing forth new
and exciting technologies. Americans would like to sit in front of a computer
screen and type away, rather than working in labor factories. Americans want
good quality, with cheap prices. If America would employ shoe factories,
shoes would not be cheap or even good quality for that matter. Most of
society knows that some of what Americans make is not of the highest quality.
Instead, it is made fast and poorly. Americans do not want Americans to
make shoes, because they know that if Americans did make shoes, their feet
would surely hurt even more.

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