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"Who makes all my crap?"

 
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"Who makes all my crap?" - Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory | This American Life

http://hines.blogspot.com/2012/02/mr-daisey-and-apple-factory-this.html

If you have time, I highly recommend this podcast:
http://podcast.thisamericanlife.org/podcast/454.mp3

Podcast and related links gave me an answer that I was not that comfortable with...

We in the US went through our 100 years of Industrialization with the good and the bad...

Workers in China are going through their Industrialization period with good and the bad we should be aware of...

Opinion : US Multinational Companies should conduct business with Integrity

One person, Mike Daisey, might help that greatly!

Shows the power of "individual actions" ... they can make a difference ... and help change the world to be better...

Regards and respect to all,
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I make stuff for a living; some of it might be crap. I'm trying to reduce my crap-making business. But even art is crap to some people....

 
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