Sun Aug 19, 2012, 01:22 PM
LongTomH (5,452 posts)
Fashion by Famine: Clothing manufacturers exploit the poor
Bangladesh is one of the places where international clothing manufacturers go for low labor costs. Workers in the factories of these international corporations suffer from poverty level wages, and inhumane working conditions - including a lack of safety regulations.
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Fashion by Famine: Clothing manufacturers exploit the poor (Original post)
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Sun Aug 19, 2012, 06:49 PM
Overseas (11,588 posts)
3. But we were told free trade would lift foreign working conditions and protect their workers.
Instead, when one country's workers demand raises or better working conditions, the manufacturers move elsewhere.