Not just apple. Apple at least gives an opportunity of work to those poor mans .I'm pretty sure the only entity being criticized in this article is Apple. Yes, westerners are judges...judges of our own companies who knowingly exploit poor people in developing countries. That's what the entire article is about. That's the Chinese student's point.
Since more and more robots are used in manufacturing , a lot of undeveloped nations would never ever have the chance to exchange their sweat and resource with economic development .