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‘Dying for an iPhone’: The human cost of Apple’s high-speed production demands

In 2010, 18 young workers at Foxconn factories in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen tried to commit suicide by jumping off the roof, according to researchers. Fourteen died and three survived. The youngest jumper was aged 17. The spate of suicides sparked a decade-long investigation by the team of researchers at the Hong Kong […]