FLA

12:00am

Tue April 3, 2012
Economy/Labor/Biz

Today on Your Call: How are labor conditions in the global economy monitored?

A sweatshop in Bangladesh Photograph: Panos

On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about labor organizations, which audit companies accused of poor labor practices. The recent audit of Foxconn factories in China has revealed wage and overtime violations. How do these monitoring groups work? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallraido.org. What kind of leverage do auditors have on multinationals? And what effect have they had over the past few decades? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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