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Meatpacking: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

The pandemic has thrown into high relief some of the longstanding issues surrounding working conditions in meatpacking facilities. John Oliver explains why greater oversight is needed, and how we can go about getting it.
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  1. hawaiisunfun

    hawaiisunfun

    Hace 53 minutos

    go vegan - we don't need this video! Fire the companies with the workers

  2. Carlos Spicyweiner

    Carlos Spicyweiner

    Hace un hora

    How can people not see that capitalism is beyond disgusting now? ... it's putrid.

  3. Mindset Club

    Mindset Club

    Hace un hora

    That's why folks change your mindset and change your goals in life. Nobody deserves to undergo these kind of work enveironment that is modern day slavery. Fall down 7 times but stand up 8..

  4. Mindset Club

    Mindset Club

    Hace un hora

    Makes you wonder who is better off the chickens or the employees?

  5. Pete Hay

    Pete Hay

    Hace un hora

    just another bullshit hit piece attacking the meat industry paid for by PETA....

  6. Jen Gilbert

    Jen Gilbert

    Hace un hora

    Processing 35+ chickens per min seems like an excellent way to spread antibiotic resistant campylobacter

  7. WingsWithFeet

    WingsWithFeet

    Hace un hora

    How about more unions instead of more regulations. Regulations are needed and useful, but don't be surprised when the OSHA can't properly protect workers, the government will always lean towards the interests of companies. We need to empower the workers!!!

  8. Jeffrey Butts

    Jeffrey Butts

    Hace 2 horas

    This guy probably eats meat. Go vegan to take some personal responsibility.

  9. Brandon Oliver

    Brandon Oliver

    Hace 2 horas

    I work for JBS and this is honestly the way we're treated. We're told family comes first and btw we're your only family. The virus keeps cropping up in our facility and they refuse to admit that it is in our facility.

  10. Luna GEM

    Luna GEM

    Hace 2 horas

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  12. patrick buhr

    patrick buhr

    Hace 2 horas

    Meat packers that rump insisted keep working with no protection must get u.s. citizenship and their families. Instantly.

  13. Bouhhg Z

    Bouhhg Z

    Hace 3 horas

    You know - watching this segment has me thinking; with all this bickering we do with each other like opposing terrorist organizations based on political/religious philosophies & such - how IS it we've (and I mean the craziest of 'we") never gone after the owners or CEOs & their 'partners in crime' to make conditions like this a usual thing? - this is absolutely ludicrous. Its like all the laws changed to make work conditions decent back in the 1930s never happened.

  14. Darth Kakarot

    Darth Kakarot

    Hace 3 horas

    i cant believe this guy is famous... he would rather make the problem worse then lift his finger to help....this is whats wrong with the world.... fuck this guy

  15. J O

    J O

    Hace 3 horas

    I used to work at a Cargill meat packing plant, one of the Union line workers asked his supervisor for a bathroom break five times over the course of an hour the supervisor yelled and screamed and wouldn't allow him to take a bathroom break. The union rep for that worker came over and also yelled and screamed at the worker to get back to work. The worker was an older man in his 60s or 70s...he tried to hold it but eventually peed his pants. More yelling and screaming at him by the union rep and the supervisor. it was one of the worst human rights violations I've ever seen at that Cargill plant. I will never work for them again.

  16. Enesi Majebi

    Enesi Majebi

    Hace 4 horas

    Companies need to stop calling employees family. We're tired of it

  17. Gabriela Alcantar

    Gabriela Alcantar

    Hace 4 horas

    It is really disappointing that just from the beginning of the video you said that the conditions that animals face inside this facilities are terrible, but that they are already "talked enough"... Well no, I couldn't find any single video where you talk about them and how animals are not products to be sold, so let's begin there. I totally understand that workers conditions are so bad as well, but at least this people have a voice to speak up and to act on it. Animals only have their lives and humans still take it away from them. So unfair and so sad that you John Oliver won't dig in this topic because this show is probably supported by sponsors or because your comfort zone and resistance to change won't let you do the changes that are needed for the world to improve in so many aspects, but you probably already know, I wouldn't believe that someone as smart and well prepared like you didn't know about it.

  18. George Zupko

    George Zupko

    Hace 4 horas

    As disgusting as all of this is, read about the meat packing industry in the 1900s. The book is called "The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair. This book inspired, then President Theodore Roosevelt, to establish the USFDA.

  19. Gabriel Mervis

    Gabriel Mervis

    Hace 4 horas

    ngl I love this show, but i’ve tried to watch this episode 3 times and fallen asleep twice lmao

  20. a krom

    a krom

    Hace 4 horas

    When he shuts up about Trump. He's pretty good.

  21. William Allende

    William Allende

    Hace 4 horas

    What's more disgusting is the sell-out politicians with easy lives that let this happen.

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  23. Derek L

    Derek L

    Hace 4 horas

    upton sinclair literally wrote the book on this over 100 years ago and it's still this bad

  24. Ben Thompson

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  25. marty martyn

    marty martyn

    Hace 4 horas

    I remember the book published in 2001, Fast Food Nation: the Dark Side of the All-American Meal. It addressed similar issues & food quality in America. Sadly, not much has changed.

  26. William Allende

    William Allende

    Hace 4 horas

    This would work all well and good if companies hadn't since the time of Reagan being withering down on employees rights by buying legislation, congressman, senators, and presidents.

  27. Ka-Pow!

    Ka-Pow!

    Hace 5 horas

    @ 1:45 We have to protect our Team Members, the meatpacking rep said. Was he one of the ones who lobbied for workers to be ineligible for their unemployment benefits if they believed the workplace was unsafe? Or was he one of the managers who placed bets on which worked would get Covid and die? Fuck that guy, and his industry.

  28. Eva & Stu

    Eva & Stu

    Hace 5 horas

    OSHA where you at?

  29. MsZephyra

    MsZephyra

    Hace 5 horas

    I knew I'd have to brace myself for this one. The blatant disregard for human rights and the extreme injustice and inequality makes my blood boil. We need to get money the hell out of politics NOW to have any hope of decent transparency and accountability.

  30. Drew Blank

    Drew Blank

    Hace 5 horas

    This is why I kill Butcher and harvest my own meat

  31. Sergio Ramos

    Sergio Ramos

    Hace 5 horas

    This reminded my of "The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair

  32. Mr Drone

    Mr Drone

    Hace 5 horas

    So Mr. Oliver if I were a millionaire I would not mind paying $8 a pound for chicken. The person who complains without proposing a solution is just bitching. Please offer a solution instead of complaining. Let's do a thought experiment. Let's say there are 10 workers per line, basically 5 per side of the production line. Because of social distancing there are only two workers per line instead. Is the price of chicken going to go down, remain the same, or go up. Of course the price will increase due to the reduced amount of chickens being produced for consumption. Let's also include the maintenance workers who are present every day and night working who also have to socially distance while working together. Sounds like a contradiction? It is. John wants to complain about the working conditions for people and yet does nothing...... besides complain for a profit. 📈

  33. Meghan hm

    Meghan hm

    Hace 5 horas

    Do food service next!! Servers and back of house deserve better than the shit sandwich society forces us to gag on.

  34. Meghan hm

    Meghan hm

    Hace 5 horas

    Do food service next!! Servers and back of house deserve better than the shit sandwich society forces us to gag on.

  35. saintveri

    saintveri

    Hace 5 horas

    Rip 🙏

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    meme

    Hace 6 horas

    I knew that sam'o'nella video would come in handy!

  37. Веско Динев

    Веско Динев

    Hace 6 horas

    Hey. HEY. Don’t kink shame. If a man enjoys paintings of fowl play, there’s nothing wrong with that. If your painting of rats fucking is okay, then so is this. I’m disappointed in you, John.

  38. halukgulx

    halukgulx

    Hace 6 horas

    try not to think about the local camera crew that's filming a piece about your corporate office culture that will one day be uncomfortably juxtaposed with how appaulingly your company treats their workers in it's factories in a live show. - saving it for future me

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    Pepin

    Hace 8 horas

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  42. Henry Coker

    Henry Coker

    Hace 8 horas

    Hell no I wish my bosses would try to stop me from going to the bathroom or taking my breaks trust they got no problem with you skipping though & you get nothing if maybe a pat on the back & over look for jobs you know how to do

  43. Henry Coker

    Henry Coker

    Hace 8 horas

    Awe that sounds like them too... I don't have any proof but...come on

  44. Henry Coker

    Henry Coker

    Hace 8 horas

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  46. liaku25

    liaku25

    Hace 9 horas

    I can always count on this show to remind me why we need to start moving past capitalism.

  47. Josh

    Josh

    Hace 10 horas

    I will say this, they shouldn't have to wear diapers or anything, but like, diapers take away Urine from your skin like immediately, and are fairly sanity, we wouldn't put them on babies if they weren't, not saying its okay but like just find the trope of "diapers are gross" kinda weird

  48. Scott Lee Clayton

    Scott Lee Clayton

    Hace 10 horas

    WTF!!! is that advert!??

  49. PrometheusV

    PrometheusV

    Hace 10 horas

    Wow, in germany we have the EXACT same problem. Down to the T

  50. Fred Shred

    Fred Shred

    Hace 11 horas

    4.9k didn't like this, wtf is wrong with you? you think this is untrue or that its a normal way to work?

  51. coochie connoisseur

    coochie connoisseur

    Hace 12 horas

    I thought this whole episode was about me😎

  52. Grogu Djarin

    Grogu Djarin

    Hace 12 horas

    Find a local farm. Buy your meat from them.

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  54. Kay Lyon

    Kay Lyon

    Hace 13 horas

    Want to change this fast? Boycott the damn industry. Stop PAYING them to treat their employees like dispensable pieces of crap and stop the torture of millions of animals. YOU PAY THEM TO DO THIS! Only YOU can prevent it!

  55. Gary Noble

    Gary Noble

    Hace 13 horas

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  57. Ömer Kaya

    Ömer Kaya

    Hace 13 horas

    2:11 this isn't even funny, it is sad to see that your family is so dysfunctional that you value these before your family, get some help

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    Arturs

    Hace 14 horas

    Why is this cringy cancer of a comedy in my recommendations youtube

  60. Marten Algra

    Marten Algra

    Hace 15 horas

    Screw using animal products go vegan

  61. Towkeeyoh

    Towkeeyoh

    Hace 15 horas

    Welcome back to Last Week Tonight where a British guy yet again, tries to save America from itself.

  62. Jan Rei

    Jan Rei

    Hace 15 horas

    So the US is officially back in the 1900 era of worker rights movements. Fantastic.

  63. Jan Ebrard

    Jan Ebrard

    Hace 16 horas

    When you make a rule that says all work injuries need to be reported, you get complaints of government overreach because sometimes of course the injury IS just treatable with a band-aid. But if you don't do that, companies will just exploit the loophole and treat everything with a band-aid to avoid reporting. Absolutely disgusting.

  64. Cre Henge

    Cre Henge

    Hace 16 horas

    Proud to be a vegan, but not as Proud as not being an American xD

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  66. neil nelson

    neil nelson

    Hace 17 horas

    And Americans ridicule Chinese companies and its people as if they have better working standards, yet they both have the same poor working and business culture.

  67. Rocky ROCKS

    Rocky ROCKS

    Hace 17 horas

    This is literally my 1st time watching John Oliver and TBH he is absolutely amazing. Not a beep irritating my ears.

  68. Noah Karpinski

    Noah Karpinski

    Hace 18 horas

    Factory worker here Another fun game management likes is even in states that have legalized weed, you can still be subjected to urine tests and they can fire you if you have weed in your system (even if you're not high on the job or have a medical card) Of course, they only test people after they've gotten into accidents.

  69. Kosmicpower

    Kosmicpower

    Hace 18 horas

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  70. Truth Seeker

    Truth Seeker

    Hace 19 horas

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  71. Thank you

    Thank you

    Hace 19 horas

    Lol people saying this is the reason to become vegan the agricultural industry isn't any better

  72. John Wolf2

    John Wolf2

    Hace 19 horas

    Almost all of those workers are Illegal Aliens. Just what you want; a former ISIS guy handling your food. Buy local... only.

  73. Daniel Miller

    Daniel Miller

    Hace 19 horas

    royal caribbean fired me but it's okay...... cheryl vanni. there is always suicide. hey does anyone ever remember talking to a DANIEL FROM OREGON. I HAVE A KNIFE AND A BOTTLE OF PILLS AND A BOTTLE OF BLOOD RED WINE> amber tierney

  74. jenelle ward

    jenelle ward

    Hace 20 horas

    “Namaste.”

  75. 3rdaxis

    3rdaxis

    Hace 20 horas

    Hey John. Maybe we should be talking about everything that Joe Biden promised us in his campaign like um... THE FUCKING $2000 STIMULOUS CHECK??!!??!! Just for fucking starters...

  76. Nathan J

    Nathan J

    Hace 20 horas

    Solution stop eating meat. Its bad for the environment bad for your health and inhumane.. Just stop

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    Fernando Chairez

    Hace 20 horas

    Subtle innuendo for cannibalism.

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    Umbryonyx Gaming

    Hace 21 un hora

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  80. Paul Action

    Paul Action

    Hace 22 horas

    If they don't like the work. They can leave... You know that concept of free choice?

    • Paul Action

      Paul Action

      Hace 21 un hora

      @Anurag Chakraborty .. they interviewed, knew the conditions, knew the hours and knew the wages.

    • Anurag Chakraborty

      Anurag Chakraborty

      Hace 22 horas

      Yeah, leave the job and end up with no money, and when you need a stimulus check to get through, you are told by rich people that you do not need it.

  81. ike eki

    ike eki

    Hace un día

    it is easy to avoid meat. we must reduce meat consumption: if you cannot eliminate meat from your diet, boycott companies like Tyson that hurt permanently disable their employees so badly.

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    Robyn Latham

    Hace un día

    GROSS. GO VEGAN.

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    Nunna Yrbznz

    Hace un día

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    Hace un día

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  90. Raj Kro

    Raj Kro

    Hace un día

    this is a waste of time

  91. Jernej Demšar

    Jernej Demšar

    Hace un día

    The more the sociopath, the better the capitalist. Sociopathy should find its way on a list or two.

  92. Pascal Gienger

    Pascal Gienger

    Hace un día

    "The US has such bad meat packing workers conditions" Germany with Tönnies: *Hold my beer..."

  93. Gue

    Gue

    Hace un día

    Since you are now family, I'm expecting you to work for free. /s

  94. Sam

    Sam

    Hace un día

    The documentary "Holy Chicken" ties into this very well. Fuck big chicken

  95. Osama Samaha

    Osama Samaha

    Hace un día

    Jason sent me!

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    Hunter Oldfield

    Hace un día

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    Melanie George

    Hace un día

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    Deb J

    Hace un día

    Shut them down. #endspeciesism

  99. lawrence goonan

    lawrence goonan

    Hace un día

    I'm definitely switching to beyond meat now. Thanks John. Love ya

  100. Kly

    Kly

    Hace un día

    Yeah I stopped watching after the Texas worker comp stuff. That level of exploitation is beyond ridiculous.

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