Students and Scholars
Against
Corporate Misbehaviour

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South China Morning Post: Fighting back

南華早報 South China Morning Post 2008-01-08 EDT EDT14

Fighting back

Workers claiming to be overworked and underpaid are suing their former mainland bosses,writes Simon Parry

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There are no Disney figures in the family home of Mr Huang the toymaker. [...]

South China Morning Post -Young Post: Politics in the picture

SCMP-young post | 2007-12-30

SYP1| SYP

Politics in the picture

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Miranda Yeung talks to five young activists who look back on 2007 and outline their plans for the New Year

Vivian Yau Tze-wei

Ms Yau is project co-ordinator [...]

The Sunday Times: Disney toys made in ‘sweatshops’

Disney toys made in ‘sweatshops’

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/asia/article3087300.ece

December 23, 2007

The Sunday Times

Hollywood Reporter : Disney suppliers accused of labor abuse

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HONG KONG — Thousands of people are making stuffed Walt Disney toys at a factory in

southern China up to 16 hours a day with only a few days off a month, a Hong Kong-based

labor activist group said Wednesday.

“During the peak season, before Christmas, workers at the factory start at 8 a.m. and don’t

finish until midnight,” said Jenny Chan, an activist with the Hong Kong-based Students and

Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior.

Chan said the Tianyu Toys factory in the southern Chinese city of Dongguan regularly holds

Disney probes labor abuse claims at southern China factory – Washington Post

Disney probes labor abuse claims at southern China factory
Associated Press
First Posted 10:04pm (Mla time) 11/07/2007

HONG KONG — The Walt Disney Co. has sent a team to investigate allegations of labor abuse at one of its factories making stuffed toys in southern China, the entertainment giant said Wednesday.

Hong Kong-based labor activists had alleged that hundreds of workers at the Tianyu Toys factory in the southern Chinese city of [...]