Breaking. Foxconn where (probably) the iPhone 5 and many other products, and which employees 79,000 people has rioted and been closed. There have been many suicides because of conditions at Foxconn.
Geoffrey Crothall, spokesman for the China Labor Bulletin, a nonprofit advocacy group in Hong Kong seeking collective bargaining and other protections for workers in mainland China, said workers in China had become increasingly emboldened.http://www.nytimes.com/...
“They’re more willing to stand up for their rights, to stand up to injustice,” he said.
Update> from twitter I'm seeing that there were 40 injuries. And some reports are saying that it all started because guards beat up a worker.