The cobalt batteries that power your gadgets could be a product of modern slaver…


The cobalt batteries that power your gadgets could be a product of modern slavery or child labor. Cobalt is a chemical element mined in regions including central Africa, where child laborers as young as seven inhale toxic dust in unfortified mines.

But the choices you make and the actions you take can help to end modern slavery in the electronics industry. CNN’s #MyFreedomDay on March 16th aims to raise awareness of forced labor, trafficking and exploitation in global supply chains. Visit cnn.com/myfreedom to find out more, and take the pledge to make a difference.



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  1. So what you’re saying is the reason my phone is always dead is because the slave children did a poor job making my battery?

  2. This caption is fucking bullshit. Dont “choices you make” us. Apple is literally a trillion dollar company and can afford to resource their materials in an ethical way and pay the laborers fair wages. Dont put this shit on us smfh

  3. It’s not the consumer fault!! It’s the company, the government have to implement laws to help those children!! But then again, if they stop how those kid eat, it’s a sad necessity!!!

  4. It’s not the consumer fault!! It’s the company, the government have to implement laws to help those children!! But then again, if they stop how those kid eat, it’s a sad necessity!!!

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