Apple Whitewashes Its China Human Rights Record

On the heels of reports that slave labor is utilized in the supply chain for the manufacturing of its products — and that it lobbies in Washington DC to fend off penalties for doing so — Apple released its “People and Environment in Our Supply Chain” review last week, which it produces annually. In keeping […]

Apple Betrays Its Chinese Customers; Gives Data Management to Communist Gov’t

A report from the New York Times on Monday provides greater detail of the lengths that Apple has gone to to kowtow to China, in order to extract its massive profits from the abusive Communist nation. The newspaper said it reviewed internal documents, recent filings in a court case, interviewed 17 current and former Apple […]

REPORT: More Suppliers for Apple Discovered Using Slave Labor

Why does Apple continue to lobby against a bill that guards against the use of slave labor in China for products shipped to the United States? Because it appears the iManufacturer wants its Sino-suppliers to continue the practice, if evidence unveiled by (paywall) investigative website The Information is to be believed. Citing discoveries made by human rights groups via satellite images, videos, […]

REPORT: Uighur Slaves Forced to Work in Apple Supplier’s Factory

As reports increased this year that China has greatly expanded its facilities that detain and utilize Uighurs as slave labor, new evidence indicates a key supplier for Apple Inc. is using transferred workers from among the Muslim minority ethnic group. In an article published Tuesday by the Washington Post, the Tech Transparency Project revealed documents that indicate the Chinese government […]

Is Apple Lobbying Against Uyghur Human Rights?

Disclosure reports required by Congress show that Apple Inc. hired a firm to lobby on its behalf with regard to the “Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act,” tech news Web site The Information reported last week. Whether the company is for or against the legislation is not known. The bill has 88 co-sponsors, from Democrat “Squad” Congresswomen Ilhan Omar (Minn.) […]

Tech Giants Bankroll Extremists; Fuel False Narrative

Following the death of George Floyd at the hands of an out-of-control Minneapolis police officer, and demonstrations mixed with riots across the country, many American corporations weighed in with official statements or financial support for causes – or both. Unfortunately the involvement of some put them more on the side of divisiveness than unity, at […]

Why Won’t Apple Give Up Password for Pensacola Navy Base Shooter?

In announcing yesterday that Saudi shooter Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani – an aviation trainee who killed three U.S. service members and wounded eight at the Pensacola (Fla.) Naval Air Station in a mass shooting last month characterized as “jihad” – Attorney General William Barr said Apple Inc. has provided no “substantive” help in unlocking the late […]

American Corporations Push Paris Climate Accord as China Pushes Coal

As member nations of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change take their 25thstab at an international agreement to limit so-called greenhouse gas emissions, some American corporations are trying to make up for the absence of the United States as part of the deal. President Donald Trump famously announced in June 2017 the U.S. […]

Apple CEO Tim Cook Caves to Communist China, Again

Apple Inc. and CEO Tim Cook have gone big in efforts to capture consumers and profits in the People’s Republic of China, so the current outrage from the rest of the world over its obedience to the communist government – as it cracks down on dissent – appears to be a minor irritant not worth […]

Corporate America Gets Behind Deceptively Named ‘Equality Act’

Much of corporate America is once again banding together to attack the social construct of the nation and many of its liberties, all in the name of conferring special rights and privileges upon individuals who don’t accept or acknowledge the gender they were born with. The occasion this time was to get behind the “Equality […]