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ECT News Community   »   MacNewsWorld Talkback   »   Re: China and Labor: Apple's Not the Only Problem, But Is It the Only Solution?



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I found CNN's recent report on Foxconn's poor working conditions at a manufacturing plant in China to be astoundingly irritating. Not because they used "Apple" in the headline and focused on the iPad to snag attention. I was irritated because the story, both in print and the video version, totally missed obvious points in order to try to paint Foxconn working conditions as terrible. The article gets off to a lazy start with its headline, "Apple manufacturing plant workers complain of long hours, militant culture."


You lost me at . . .
Posted by: farmerbob 2012-02-10 00:07:34 In reply to: Chris Maxcer
. . . your adoration for CNN. I mean FAUX News Jr.
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