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Get Kony goes viral: questions raised about charity’s social media blitz

Sydney Morning Herald It’s the social media campaign against a murderous rebel leader that’s caught the attention of celebrities such as Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Kim Kardashian, and their hordes of young fans. But while millions around the world showed … Continue reading

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Chinese staff at Xbox 360 plant threaten to commit mass suicide if their pay demands aren’t met

Source: Daily Mail Three hundred staff at a factory that builds Xbox 360s have threatened to commit mass suicide if their wage demands are not met, it emerged today. Employees working for electronics giant Foxcon in Wuhan, China, claim the … Continue reading

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Greenpeace finds toxic chemicals in branded clothing

Source: AFP BEIJING — Traces of toxic chemicals harmful to the environment and to human health have been detected in products made by 14 top clothing manufacturers, Greenpeace said Tuesday. Samples of clothing from top brands including Adidas, Uniqlo, Calvin … Continue reading

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