AppleLabor.com aims to be a comprehensive online library of research and media coverage on the labor conditions faced by Apple’s factory workers.
Isaac Shapiro, Dear Tim Cook: Fraction of Icahn Request Could Significantly Address Apple’s Labor Rights Violations, Open Letter posted as Blog, Economic Policy Institute, November 1, 2013.
Isaac Shapiro, New iPhones, Same Old Working Conditions, Economic Policy Institute, Blog, September 18, 2013.
China Labor Watch, Student workers making iPhone must do unpaid overtime and have wages unfairly deducted, press release, September 10, 2013.
China Labor Watch, Chinese workers exploited by U.S.-owned iPhone supplier, September 5, 2013.
Scott Nova and Isaac Shapiro, Broken Promises and Continuing Worker Abuses as Apple and its Suppliers Miss Deadline, Economic Policy Institute, Blog, August 28, 2013.
China Labor Watch, Apple’s unkept promises: Cheap iPhones come at high cost to Chinese workers, July 29, 2013. Related blog.
Scott Nova and Isaac Shapiro, Still Polishing Apple: Second FLA report misleads on labor rights progress, Economic Policy Institute, Blog, June 7, 2013.
Scott Nova and Isaac Shapiro, “Apple’s self-reporting on suppliers’ labor practices shows violations remain common,” Economic Policy Institute, Commentary, February 12, 2013.
Scott Nova and Isaac Shapiro, Polishing Apple: Fair Labor Association gives Foxconn and Apple undue credit for labor rights progress, Economic Policy Institute, November 8, 2012.
Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM), New iPhone, Old Abuses: Have working conditions at Foxconn in China improved? September 20, 2012.
China Labor Watch, Beyond Foxconn: Deplorable Working Conditions Characterize Apple’s Entire Supply Chain, June 27, 2012.