Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Washington Post interview on SNL skit on Chinese workers

In response to a Saturday Night Live skit involving Foxconn workers in China, the Washington Post interviewed me about my thoughts on the skit. Article here.

The video of the skit is here:

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

NPR discussion of the state of China's labor movement

I was invited onto an NPR station in California to chat about the current state of labor rights and the worker movement in China. You can listen to the program here.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Quoted in Mother Jones on Foxconn riots

After a riot occured in a Foxconn factory producing the iPhone 5 in Taiyuan, China, Mother Jones reported on some of the details, interviewing me (representing China Labor Watch) in the process. Link to article.

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Quoted in Bloomberg on abuse of Samsung workers

Yesterday, Bloomberg quoted me in an article on the abuse of Chinese workers in Samsung's supply chain, based on a report published by China Labor Watch. Link to article.

Monday, July 16, 2012

中国法律规定对同性恋的自身矛盾 The Contradiction of Chinese Law Toward Homosexuality

(English below Chinese.)

可能大部分中国人可以同意,中国文化对同性恋的接受程度没有美国的高。这是一个文化差异。 但近十年来,中国民众对同性恋的观点变得较为宽容,特别是在年轻人群体中。虽然如此,中国法律规定当中还存在对同性恋者的歧视。同性恋者不能结婚、不能认养孩子等规定反映出这个问题。