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From our perspective: Truth-telling trumps storytelling

Two weeks ago, Mike Daisey admitted that parts of a piece he did called “Mr. Daisey Goes to the Apple Factory” that aired on”This American Life” were made up. Host Ira Glass posted a statement to the site saying the story contained “significant fabrications” and that the show “can’t vouch for its truth.”

According to The Washington Post, Daisey did go to southern China and met with workers from Foxconn, but that doesn’t mean his story was fully factual. Continue reading From our perspective: Truth-telling trumps storytelling