Home » Global Outlook, Podcasts

CTP Podcast – Factory Suicides in China

Submitted by on June 4, 2010 One Comment

Foxconn SuicideEveryone in China and the West heard about the Foxconn suicides, but the manner the story was told varied widely from region to region.   Oddly, but encouragingly, some of the most balanced reporting came out of China.

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

In this podcast, Eric and I reflect on his previous rant about US media coverage and discuss the various factors at play on youth as they migrate from the countryside to take up positions at factories in the coastal provinces.

One Comment »

Leave a comment!

You must be logged in to post a comment.