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Over 10,000 children in Madagascar are mining mica for everyday American products (Part 1)


NBC’s Cynthia McFadden travels to Madagascar for an exclusive report on the exploitation of children to fuel the world’s dependence on the mineral mica. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates there are over 265,000 children working in the country. Terre des Hommes estimate that over 10,000 of them are in the mica industry.