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Apple labor petitioners to make deliveries again next week

The petitions that were delivered to Apple's retail stores last week are coming back for a second round. The group says it's not satisfied with Apple's response.

By Feb. 16, 2012

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Protesters take to skies asking Google to quit U.S. Chamber

SumOfUs.org flies plane bearing banner "Google: Quit the Chamber" over its policies on climate change and campaign finance.

By Sep. 24, 2012

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Ethical iPhone 5 petitions to be delivered to Apple stores

Two petitions asking Apple to improve conditions for overseas workers will be hand delivered by watchdog group SumOfUs to a handful of Apple's retail stores tomorrow.

By Feb. 8, 2012

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Petition tells Apple: We want an 'ethical' iPhone 5

A watchdog group is calling on Apple to demand improvements from its suppliers ahead of releasing its next iPhone. The group says it's already brought in 35,000 signatures.

By Jan. 31, 2012

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'Ethical iPhone 5' petition attracts thousands of signatures

Tens of thousands of people have signed a petition urging Apple to change the ways its suppliers treat workers.

By Feb. 1, 2012

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Former factory workers add pleas to sign Apple labor petition

Two former factory workers in China who suffered health problems as part of a 2009 incident are urging the public to sign an Internet petition being delivered to Apple tomorrow.

By Feb. 22, 2012

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Watchdog group: Foxconn hid young workers before inspection

One of the organization's employees also says Foxconn banned 16- and 17-year-old workers from overtime while inspections are ongoing.

By Feb. 22, 2012

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Ethical-iPhone activists deliver petitions to Apple stores

Members from Change.org deliver a quarter of a million signatures to Apple's Manhattan flagship store in Grand Central Terminal on petitions calling for an ethical iPhone 5. It was part of the delivery of signatures to stores around the world.

By Feb. 9, 2012

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Are Chinese factory workers getting just $8 for every iPad sale?

To put this in perspective, a report from the Korea Daily claims South Korean workers get about $34 per iPad unit they produce.

By Feb. 15, 2012

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Cook: Apple's improved working conditions more than anyone

Apple CEO Tim Cook, speaking at an investor conference, defended the company's track record and its process of manufacturing hit products like the iPhone.

By Feb. 14, 2012