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The Foxconn Suicides

Foxconn, a Taiwanese Company also known as Hon Hai Precision Industry Company, is an electronics manufacturer with factories based internationally, including China. Producing electronics for such major brand names as HP, Dell, and Apple, to name just a few, Foxconn “is … Continue reading

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BARBOZA, DAVID, June 6, 2010, “After Suicides, Scrutiny of China’s Grim Factories” NYTimes, http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/07/business/global/07suicide.html In this New York Times article David Barboza illustrates the events surrounding the Foxconn suicides, focusing primarily on the first suicide victim, Ma Xiangqian. According to … Continue reading

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