Are you one of the millions of Apple fans eagerly awaiting the launch of the iPhone 5? That happens in another 1.5 hours, which means you have more than enough time to watch this TED talk about about the people who are making your iPhone, your computers, your bags and your shoes.
TED’s synopsis of the talk:
In the ongoing debate about globalization, what’s been missing is the voices of workers — the millions of people who migrate to factories in China and other emerging countries to make goods sold all over the world. Reporter Leslie T. Chang sought out women who work in one of China’s booming megacities, and tells their stories.