Why are China and India being demonized for being competitive?

While American and European brands still dominate the world market, why are the third world countries who help them produce at cheaper cost being hated? Aren't we actually better off from it? We can now buy a lot more than we used to with the same income. Could this disdain for Asia be rooted in racism?

Asked By: JonEs - 1/22/2008
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When trade is "Free and Fair", no one has a reason to demonize anyone or any nation! Do you seriously believe American and its workers can compete with sweatshop and prison labor in Asia and other places? Do you also believe America and its workers can compete when they must abide by strict environmental standards... More
Answered By: Woody Woodburn - 1/23/2008
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I think they're just scared that they won't have a job in the future because they can't cut it in a globally-competitive market.
Answered By: Samuel - 1/22/2008
Absolutely not they copy european Japanese and American designs build it with shoddier materials and sell it cheaper.But then we buy these goods its called free enterprise but the outcome which causes disdain is from people who lose their jobs because they cannot compete.Causing western economy's to flounder.
Answered By: bob b - 1/22/2008
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Answered By: david b - 1/23/2008
It's not India, It's China, they don't play fair and they are a Communist country. They use convict and child slave labor. Violate piracy laws and basically do not respct other countries intellectual property rights... More
Answered By: joseph b - 1/23/2008
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