Exploitation Remains the Name of the Game at Dell’s Chinese Factories

By: Saturday November 9, 2013 12:57 pm

There is nothing newsworthy in the latest investigative report on working conditions in Chinese electronics factories—just the same old story, really: Once again, there’s evidence of systematic exploitation of workers, suppression of labor organizing, poor living conditions and chronic economic insecurity for young workers.

What has changed is the intensity of the industry’s resistance to cleaning up the worst labor practices of China’s global manufacturing model.

Tech Bytes

By: Tuesday January 22, 2013 4:15 pm

If you want to know where your member of Congress or House staffer is today, there’s a good chance they’re at the State of the Net conference at the DC Hilton, rubbing elbows with the tech lobbyists who love them.

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