Effective Immediately (2015)

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Scranton Lace Company — Scranton, Pennsylvania

I am using this stairway to nowhere as a metaphor for the workers at Scranton Lace; because on one day in 2002, during the mid-shift, the Vice President of Operations called all the workers together and told them that Scranton Lace was closing “effective immediately”  ending for some what had been life-long employment in a town where there were few other job options.

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Scranton Lace

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14 responses to “Effective Immediately (2015)

  1. It is sad enough when individuals and groups have to face the harsh personal actions of natural events, but the they random heartless nature of society is so much worse. A society’s success can only be measured by how it takes care of its members and how welcoming that society is to new members.

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