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Powerful video about the impact of exposure to chemicals

Powerful video about the impact of exposure to chemicals

Jul 03, 2015

Yvette Flores had a job in the electronics industry and unknowingly worked around lead and other harmful substances while she was pregnant; a severely disabled son was the result

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Moving documentary by Al Jazeera on RCA cancer victims

Moving documentary by Al Jazeera on RCA cancer victims

Jun 26, 2015

More than 1,500 former RCA (Radio Corporation America) workers in Taiwan have been diagnosed with cancer. For nearly two decades, they have been waging a David and Goliath battle as they seek justice in the courts for their suffering. Al Jazeera joins them as they await the verdict in this landmark case.

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Foxconn to replace 30% of its production workers with robots

Foxconn to replace 30% of its production workers with robots

Jun 26, 2015

Chairman Terry Gou said Foxconn Technology Group will be able to replace 30% of its workers on the production lines with robots in five years' time. Gou said he wants to cut the number of staff in the repetitive, monotonous work of putting together mobile gadgets including Apple's iPhones, and he plans to shift that 30% of workers to sales and software design positions.

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Watch the new trailer 'Who pays the price' and help finish the film!

Watch the new trailer 'Who pays the price' and help finish the film!

Jun 26, 2015

You are invited to check out the just completed new trailer of "Who Pays the Price. The Human Cost of Electronics" showing hidden camera footage and more. Help Heather White and her team to reach their stretch goal of $75,000 with a donation of any amount - to complete the film this summer!

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Union reaches agreement with Philips in Indonesia

Union reaches agreement with Philips in Indonesia

Jun 26, 2015

600 workers striking at Philips, Indonesia, will go back to work after an agreement was reached with local management on 19 June.

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