Foxconn factory workers strike stall iPhone 5 production
Thousands of workers went on strike at a Foxconn factory in China on Friday, bringing some iPhone 5 production lines to a halt, a labor rights group said. The strike at Foxconn's Zhengzhou factory began at 1 p.m. local time and involved 3000 to 4000 workers, according to New York-based China Labor Watch, which said it received its information from workers at the plant.
Its too bad that Foxconn wouldn't allow their workers the day off to celebrate a national holiday. Just like the trend of "knowing your farmer and where your food came from", we as consumers should be aware of where, how, who and under what circumstances our electronic devices being produced.
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