Apple union’s ‘Day of Solidarity’ to protest working conditions
Apple stores selling the iPhone 5 today may see more than just customers outside their doors.
The Apple Workers Union wants store staffers to protest in front of Apple stores today to show solidarity for employees in France and at China’s Foxconn plant. The union’s “Day of Solidarity” is aimed at stores in the U.S., the U.K., Canada, Australia, France, Germany, China, and Japan — the same countries offering the iPhone 5 starting today.
Calling on workers to “demand a better Apple,” the union is backing Apple Store employees in France who are striking for a cost of living increase and…