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It seems that to get a solid job in a major industry -- law, investment banking, even in environmental organizations or on Capitol Hill -- young folks have to serve as unpaid interns between school terms, or even for a year after graduation. But there's no job guaranteed at the end of it. No wonder there's a move afoot to recognize that this is a sly way for big employers to get unpaid help from talented people with enough financial resources to volunteer. Ross Perlin, author of Intern Nation: How to Earn Nothing and Learn Little in the Brave New Economy, calls it "a racket, not an opportunity."...


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