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PBS NewsHour | Thai Shrimp Industry Exploits Workers to Sell Cheap Shrimp | PBS

Duration: 07:03
Program: PBS NewsHour #10449
Broadcast Date: Sep. 20, 2012

The world, especially the U.S., wants cheap shrimp. For the $1 billion plus shrimping industry in Thailand, fulfilling this desire comes at the expense of workers. Special correspondent Steve Sapienza reports on the abusive working conditions in the Thai shrimping industry, including corruption, human trafficking and violence.

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Post Date: September 20, 2012