Disney Death Star

By Jon Feere on August 3, 2015

Earlier this year, Disney replaced American technology workers with foreign workers through the H-1B visa program. The fired Disney employees were required to train their guestworker replacements, brought in by outsourcing firm Cognizant Technology Solutions, in order to receive their severance pay. After receiving negative publicity, Disney halted the H-1B replacement scheme "until further notice."

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