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Oxfam

Courtesy Oxfam America

Thousands of chainmail-clad workers with knives and hooks keep a modern poultry plant running, churning out the millions of pounds of poultry we eat every year. The job is difficult and demanding, especially for line employees who make the same motion for hours, struggling to keep up with a fast-moving disassembly line.

Renee C. Byer

Eighty-five people have more wealth than the poorest 3.5 billion people on the planet.