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Media coverage on labour conditions in factories producing iPhones and iPads

03-05-2011
While the British newspapers were full of Royal wedding news, Apple was found on the front page of The Observer/Guardian due to its controversial working conditions discovered in factories such as Foxconn, where iPhones and iPads are produced.

 

While the British newspapers were full of Royal wedding news, Apple was found on the front page of The Observer/Guardian due to its controversial working conditions discovered in factories such as Foxconn, where iPhones and iPads are produced. The observations and investigative research was done by the Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations (SOMO) and the Student and Scholars against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM) for makeITfair following the scoop The Observer/Guardian and many other media sources picked up the story:

 

     

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CTS  In memorial of workers over-time to death, candle night held 
華視  科技新貴過勞死 燭光晚會哀悼 (with a video recording)

[PTS] Make IT Fair! Labour groups hope no more "work to death"
公視] 國際反血汗IT日 勞團盼「責任制」走入歷史

黑手那卡西:憤怒的火焰

Black Hand Nakasi: The Flames of Anger

brief clip of one of the songs played by Black Hand Nakasi in our action. 
[CNA-NEWS] Taiwan join the "Time to bite into a fair Apple" event

 

[中央社] 咬「蘋果」 響應反血汗IT日  

[Coolloud] Respond to Make IT Fair Campaign, TAVOI: system kills workers

[苦勞] 響應國際反血汗IT日 工傷協會:體制就是殺手 

2011.05.06響應國際反血汗IT 高科技受害者燭光晚會

Candle Night for the Victims of High-Tech Infustries, Echoing the International Anti-Sweatshop IT Day on 2011.05.06.

A video recording by a citizen journalist.

 
In Chinese:
The Sun: 抗議蘋果壓榨工人 (with video)
 
 
 

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