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Foxconn’s Lies

The Truth of the Apple iPad Behind Foxconn’s Lies

In 2010, Foxconn was under the spotlight of the media due to the suicide tragedies. At least 18 workers committed suicides and 3 survived. One year on from the spate of suicides..

Rampant labour rights violations and harsh management remain. Workers always have excessive and forced overtime work. Sometimes, they have to skip meals if they cannot accomplish the production target. They have to stand for over 10 hours on shop floor and cannot talk with each other. They are exposed to chemicals aluminium dust but do not have adequate protection..

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Shocking! Appalling! Unacceptable. I hate to see so much pain and danger bestowed on some for the pleasure / privilege of others.

After watching this video, what are you reactions?

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via: Michael Chuah

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