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Changing The World One Project At A Time
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BEHIND SCHEDULE - The largest producer of garments in Bangladesh, H&M was the first to sign the accord (Accord on Fire and Building Safety), a legally binding contract that requires Western businesses to help finance improvements in the factories they use in Bangladesh.

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Happy ‪Labor Day‬ Weekend!
Check out this quick blog with fun, animated GIF about the history of the holiday in the United States: http://bit.ly/FatherofLaborDay

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Make sure to bring #labor  into your #LaborDay  festivities with #unionmade  food and drink at your holiday weekend barbecue and gathering!

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Happy Everything from our team of Merchant Adventurers!
We saw a ton of growth this year, and we don't expect to slow down! Good things are coming and we wish the same for you and yours.
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These beautiful International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF) calendars were printed by Ethix, so you know they were made in just working conditions by people receiving a fair wage.

Each month features a different country, highlighting local #garmentworkers struggle and #organizing.

Now you can have the art in your own home on a handy 2015 wall calendar, by making a donation to ILRF today! http://ow.ly/FUubf

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Are you outraged by Walmart?
Walmart has been nominated for the Public Eye Lifetime Award!

This award, sponsored by Greenpeace Switzerland and Berne Declaration, has the potential to shine a global spotlight on Walmart’s irresponsible and abusive behavior.

Voting starts today - http://ow.ly/ExeYa

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Garment workers in Mauritius made less than a dollar for these $70 Feminist T-shirts.
This investigative report highlights the importance of sourcing ethical promotional swag when your nonprofit organization exists to support human and labor rights.
http://ow.ly/DOnBY
The products your message lives on makes a difference. #workersrights #sweatshop #cause #checkthelabel

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A Thai court dismissed criminal defamation charges against labor rights activist Andy Hall today, citing an unlawful interrogation process. It was the first of four criminal and civil charges leveled against Hall by Natural Fruit after Hall contributed to research by the Finnish NGO Finnwatch, documenting conditions including illegally low wages, forced overtime, document confiscation, and hazardous working conditions at a Natural Fruit pineapple canning factory in Southern Thailand.
http://www.ilrf.org/releases/charges-against-andy-hall-dismissed
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Garment industry says 200 plants shut since Bangladesh disaster - Business Insider http://ow.ly/BnAe2
Divided into two groups called the Accord and the Alliance, nearly 200 European and American brands such as Walmart and H&M have launched massive clean-ups of their Bangladeshi supplier factories after they came under heavy flak from Western consumers.
"Some owners closed down their plants as they were convinced that retrofitting won't fix their problems."

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