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Thu Apr 25, 2013, 10:39 AM

12. Our government should do much more, but purchasers of these garments are not without blame. (links)

It's fine to blame the government but we also could all do a bit more to try to buy American goods or at least do a little bit of research to see what brands or countries of origin to avoid.

Usually, widespread popular boycotts work faster than government reform.

http://www.dosomething.org/actnow/actionguide/compile-responsible-shopping-guide

http://www.dosomething.org/cause/62/resources

http://www.googobits.com/articles/p0-491-practical-ways-to-avoid-sweatshop-clothing.html

http://www.greenamerica.org/programs/sweatshops/whattoknow.cfm

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