Thursday, September 06, 2012


Despite Apple's constant promises that they have changed everything at Foxconn, an in-depth story from the Shanghai Daily reports that Foxconn is taking students away from their classes by forcible recruitment—the classes are cancelled, and the students find themselves working twelve hour days at Foxconn, all to meet production targets for Apple's iPhone 5.

This is exactly the kind of story that needs to be told—after months of PR spin, this is the real face of Foxconn, doing what it has always done with Apple's blessing.

You can read the full story