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#Slave Labour

# slave-labour - Sunday 21 May, 2017

France to honour prisoners forced to work on Hitler's secret weapon in WWII
# Hitler
# Hitler

France to honour prisoners forced to work on Hitler's secret weapon in WWII

May 21st 2017, 8:15 AM 9,470 Views 8 Comments

Thousands of slaves were forced to work on Hitler’s secret weapon: the V2 rockets.

# slave-labour - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Bruton on Gateway: 'Calling councils slave sweat shops is a total insult'
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# Slave Labour

Bruton on Gateway: 'Calling councils slave sweat shops is a total insult'

Mar 11th 2014, 10:10 PM 9,973 Views 107 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Aengus Ó Snodaigh said the Gateway scheme is there to provide chronically underfunded local authorities with cheap general dogsbodies.

# slave-labour - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Qatar names law firm to probe 'slave labour' claims
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# World Cup 2022

Qatar names law firm to probe 'slave labour' claims

Oct 3rd 2013, 1:51 PM 1,068 Views 4 Comments

The Gulf state insist they’ll probe the claims and compile a report.

# slave-labour - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Bangladesh building survivors protest as toll passes 700
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

Bangladesh building survivors protest as toll passes 700

May 7th 2013, 9:30 AM 3,789 Views 8 Comments

Many of the staff at the ill-fated nine-storey factory were earning just 38 dollars a month, a salary condemned as “slave labour” by Pope Francis.

# slave-labour - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Story about abuse at Apple factory was false says US radio show
# This American Life
# This American Life

Story about abuse at Apple factory was false says US radio show

Mar 18th 2012, 6:17 PM 2,824 Views 6 Comments

This American Life had broadcast a show in January which said abuse was happening at Apple factories in China – but now it has retracted the show and apologised.

# slave-labour - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

IKEA 'used Stasi prisoners for slave labour' - German report
# IKEA
# IKEA

IKEA 'used Stasi prisoners for slave labour' - German report

Sep 6th 2011, 10:10 AM 1,910 Views 13 Comments

Broadcaster WDR says documents from Stasi archives show ‘deep cooperation’ between IKEA and the East German government.