Harsh conditions for US child workers

Rights watchdog group says children working in tobacco fields being exposed to nicotine and toxic chemicals.

    Hundreds of children working on tobacco farms in the US are being exposed to nicotine and other toxic chemicals.

    Human Rights Watch, the New York-based watchdog group, interviewed more than 140 children about the working conditions in US tobacco fields.

    Kimberly Halkett reports from Greensboro, North Carolina.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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