We either have to collectively decide that we'll hold onto our current products as long as we can until the promise of sustainable manufacturing is made, or to line up like cattle for the next level of expensive gadgets made possible by a tremendous amount of human suffering.
According to Shanghai's Dongfang Daily, thousands of Chinese students worked at a Foxconn plant as part of a work-study program. Only one problem: Any students that did not participate or left the program early would lose six college credits, and his or her chance at a diploma.
Foxconn has another labor controversy on its hands. But this time, it doesn't concern any Apple product. The Chinese electronics
Foxconn has not confirmed these reports. By Lee Chyen Yee "FIH's fundamentals remain lackluster due to a lower-than-expected
Apple on Wednesday afternoon had yet to respond to news of Foxconn's recruitment freeze. Foxconn's hiring freeze in China
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group said on Monday that 40 people were injured in a fight triggered by a
Crothall added that Foxconn needed to move towards greater dialogue with the workers through more representative unions. Foxconn
Hon Hai has been trying to cut rising Chinese labor costs in the past two or three years, and has been relocating plants
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Workers are being paid on time and more than the legal minimums -- but workers say it's not enough "to cover their basic