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LA Times: Protesters cite labor violations at Chinese automaker's LA plant

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Protesters gathered outside the Los Angeles headquarters of Chinese automaker Build Your Dreams to protest working conditions at the company, which is under a state investigation for breaking labor laws including paying some employees below minimum wage.

A crowd of labor activists and supporters called for the Long Beach transit agency and the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority to reconsider its contracts with the company for electric-powered buses.

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