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Most cell phones contain coltan, a mineral often mined by child slaves in the Congo, while most clothes sold in places like the Gap, as well as H&M are manufactured by children as young as twelve, working in dangerous sweatshops. Nearly every day you use as well as consume products made by child together with slave labor, but thanks to databases created by the US government as well as a handful of non-profits, it’s easier than ever to make ethical consumer choices.
P.J. Tobia is a Foreign Affairs Producer in PBS NewsHour, covering the Middle East, Africa the intelligence as well as diplomatic community. He is even the host as well as producer of NewsHour’s Shortwave podcast, on the intersection of foreign affairs as well as American life. Prior to joining NewsHour, he lived as well as worked in Afghanistan covering Afghan politics, life as well as the U.S.led war. His work tooleared in major American as well as European print, television as well as radio outlets.
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