An assembly line at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory. Photo: AFP An assembly line at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory. Photo: AFP
An assembly line at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory. Photo: AFP

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Dying for an iPhone: investigating Apple, Foxconn and the brutal exploitation of Chinese workers

  • New book examines the human consequences an American smartphone through a Taiwanese company and made by mainland Chinese workers
  • With many working 29 days a month during which no talking or eating are allowed, some see suicide as the only way out

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An assembly line at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory. Photo: AFP An assembly line at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory. Photo: AFP
An assembly line at Foxconn’s Shenzhen factory. Photo: AFP
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