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Defending Mr. Daisey, Part 2: Big Fact, Little Fact

Scott Walters | Posted 06.17.2012 | Home
Scott Walters

Did Marketplace's Rob Schmitz really think that, on a tour of the facility arranged by Apple and Foxxconn that he would meet underaged workers, people poisoned on the job, or people who had been hurt in a explosion?

Defending Mr. Daisey

Scott Walters | Posted 06.03.2012 | Home
Scott Walters

It makes sense to expect that the most important aspects of Mike Daisey's monologue be able to stand up to scrutiny, but to excerpt a theatre piece, a work of testimonia, a memoir and suddenly expect it to stand up to journalistic standards is naïve at best and dishonest at worst.

Controversial Apple Factories Reportedly Violated Labor Laws

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.29.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- The Chinese workers who often spend more than 60 hours per week assembling iPhones and iPads will have their overtime curbed and their hou...