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rag rage

People Tree, a UK Fair Trade retailer (that I’ve been meaning to devote a post to), just launched their Rag Rage campaign to stir up consumers to demand both openness about production standards from major retailers and better working conditions … Continue reading

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Bangladesh factory death toll passes 700

The Bangladesh factory collapse that occurred a day after concerned workers noticed a crack in the building’s exterior wall has killed 700 people and counting, becoming the worst garment industry disaster in history (Associated Press via ABC). Now is a … Continue reading

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