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Submission + - China used prisoners in lucrative internet gaming (guardian.co.uk)

IAR80 writes: Chinese prisoners were forced into 'gold farming' – building up credits on online games such as World of Warcraft.
As a prisoner at the Jixi labour camp, Liu Dali would slog through tough days breaking rocks and digging trenches in the open cast coalmines of north-east China. By night, he would slay demons, battle goblins and cast spells.

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China used prisoners in lucrative internet gaming

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In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves: the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy.

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