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Chinese Teens In Microsoft Supplier's Factory

Yahoo! News | Mark Hachman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Microsoft said Tuesday that it has agreed to investigate claims that a contract manufacturer of some of its peripheral products has been subjecting it...

NFL Blocks Local Shirt Sales to Protect Reebok Sweatshops

Benjamin Chaneles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Benjamin Chaneles

Investigators found NFL-licensed, Reebok-branded goods for 13 pro football teams all being produced in a San Salvador factory where employees are paid only 10 1/2 cents for each $80 jersey they sew.

China Trade Promises All Snake Oil -- Fair Trade Crucial

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

We need fair trade. And so do Chinese workers and families, who are being abused by this so-called free trade system that benefits only CEOs and major shareholders of global corporations.

Labor Group Condemns Sweatshop Crucifixes

AP | Verena Dobnik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

With Christmas just weeks away, a labor group on Tuesday denounced "horrific" sweatshop conditions where crucifixes are made in China to be sold at re...