Tragedies of Globalization: The Truth Behind Electronics Sweatshops

Posted: 3 Gennaio, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Impero di Mezzo | No Comments »


On May 20, 2011 an explosion in the Foxconn Chengdu factory resulted in three deaths and sixteen injuries. During the past ten years of investigations conducted by China Labor Watch, similar tragedies have been periodically recorded in many of China’s factories. While hazardous working conditions are a concern across all of China’s labor-intensive industries, in fact, the problems facing China’s labor force are more numerous and systemic.


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