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A Note From a Customer About China

Aquinas & more owner and staff; Thanks for sharing your business philosophy. Several years ago i traveled several times to China and spent months there while negotiating with their Petroleum Ministry. Later I had the privilege of hosting several teams of Chinese engineers and others here in the USA for extended business and training visits. Living there during the period just before …

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Think About This the Next Time You Want to Buy a Cheap Catholic Statue

Nor is it only women and girls who are victims. According to numerous stories leaked out of China by individuals at risk of death, the government also applies a variety of ruthless methods on other family members in order to enforce the policy. “The tactics used are utterly terrifying,” says Littlejohn. Recalling a documented incident in March of this year, …

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The Foxconn Ipad Explosion – Just Another Reason We Don’t Buy From China

You have probably heard by now about the explosion last week at an Ipad plant in China that killed three workers and injured several others. The cause of the explosion has been initially tied to unsafe conditions at the factory. Workers use magnesium, a highly flammable metal, and aluminum to polish the Ipad cases which releases fine dust into the …

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Why We Still Don’t Sell “Catholic” Gifts From China

From CNA: Shangai, China, Mar 5, 2011 / 06:20 pm (CNA).- A Chinese woman who protested the country's strict one-child policy was re-arrested and taken to an unknown labor camp after she was initially released from a different facility one day earlier on medical parole. Fifty year-old Mao Hengfeng, who lives in Shanghai, was seized by over 10 security agents …

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Nativity Sets, Advent Wreaths, Kneeling Santas and other things we don’t sell

Over the years we have known that certain products such as St. Joseph House Selling Kits, cheep statues, fancy Advent Wreaths, Kneeling Santas and Nativity Sets are hot items and we could probably make a lot of money selling them. Instead, we have forgone these easy profits and opted to sell better quality but higher priced statues, American made pewter …

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Why We Never Have Sold Chinese Products

A couple of weeks ago China officially announced that it was keeping it's “One Child Policy.” You know, the national policy where women who get pregnant more than once are either heavily fined or forced to abort their children. This has also lead to the infanticide of female babies leaving China with a very unnatural male / female ratio. From …

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If You Think Forced Abortions are a Thing of the Past, Think Again

Over the past couple of weeks we have received many requests for nativity sets and have had to tell our customers that almost all nativity sets are made in China and because of China's horrific human rights record, we refuse to carry products from that country. It makes it more challenging for us to not carry high sales volume things …

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Again, Why Would You Move Manufacturing to China?

Maybe because things like having three priests arrested and then having the arrest denied by the Chinese officials doesn't bother you that much. The whereabouts of three “underground” priests in northern China, detained by police months ago, are still unknown while another has apparently been persuaded to join the “open” Church, say sources. Fathers Liu Jianzhong, Zhang Cunhui and Zhong …

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