Stories by Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang is a rocket-factory worker turned freelance journalist, social commentator and the author of Socialism is Great! A Worker's Memoir of the New China subscribe to Lijia Zhang's feed

Posted on: Mar 4, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

The first signs of real trade unions and factory strikes may signal the end of China's low cost, low human rights advantage.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

Foxconn, a factory that makes iPhones and Xboxes among other gadgets, is seeing strikes by workers over low wages, long hours, and terrible conditions.