Inside Foxconn’s Factory: Report Exposes Conditions At Apple Manufacturer

“Some of my roommates weep in the dormitory. I want to cry as well but my tears have not come out.”These are the words of a 22-year-old woman working at the Foxconn factory in Chengdu, China, a manufacturing facility that solely produces Apple products, as recorded in a new report by the Center for Research on Multinational Corporations and Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM), two non-profit advocacy groups.Foxconn became infamous last summer, when a rash of suicides at its Shenzhen factory made national news. Apple returned to Foxconn to check out conditions, and judged that the appropriate measures had been taken to ensure that workers were safe. Workers at the Shenzhen location received a raise, though it was not shared by those at the Chengdu and Chongqing factories.To read this Huffington Post report in full, see:
www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/05/06/foxconn-factory-conditions_n_858619.html

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