Episode 17: Foxconn (Jenny Chan, coauthor of Dying for an iPhone)
As Apple prepares to release the latest edition of the iPhone 14, LTC asks a burning question: what goes into the manufacturing of an Apple product?
Professor Jenny Chan spent several years going behind the scenes at one of the main factories where iPhones and other tech products are made. What she found were harrowing stories of suicide, exploitation, and abuse.
Join us as we take a journey with Professor Chan as she shares stories about Foxconn and its goal to take over manufacturing abroad and – soon – at home.
Stream episode 17 today and learn about one of the most important manufacturing companies in the world.
Listen on Apple podcast (19 minutes): https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/late-to-class/id1627086529?i=1000579300050
Listen on Spotify (19 minutes): https://open.spotify.com/episode/7vkEBMHmxYvQxwTdeM6yq6?si=ffe4e606d6b54b99&nd=1