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GirlinContempt Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-17-05 06:23 PM
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7. 'Blue' or not, they still use sweatshop
labour and are totally unethical in that respect. Give the money to the 8 year old sewing khakis, not the dem party.
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  -Old Navy and Gap are "blue" companies right? Zech Marquis  Jun-17-05 05:51 PM   #0 
  - Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic are Blue.  Sannum   Jun-17-05 05:53 PM   #1 
  - Best Buy=Dick Schultz and Mr. Bradbury Anderson....big R donors!  bucknaked   Jun-17-05 06:30 PM   #11 
  - Gap, Old Navy,  Nite Owl   Jun-17-05 06:03 PM   #2 
  - "Blue" or not, they're fucking evil for their commercials alone  primate1   Jun-17-05 06:05 PM   #3 
  - I'll second that.  asthmaticeog   Jun-17-05 06:16 PM   #5 
     - agree  redsoxliberal   Jun-17-05 06:17 PM   #6 
  - They sell blue dresses at The Gap  undeterred   Jun-17-05 06:09 PM   #4 
  - 'Blue' or not, they still use sweatshop  GirlinContempt   Jun-17-05 06:23 PM   #7 
  - sweatshop Labour? Got proof? Links?  RetroLounge   Jun-17-05 06:59 PM   #16 
  - sure..  Omphaloskepsis   Jun-17-05 07:12 PM   #18 
  - Come on, get real.  RetroLounge   Jun-17-05 11:50 PM   #20 
  - Wow! THANK you for being  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 05:22 AM   #23 
     - Wow, a bit testy, are we?  RetroLounge   Jun-18-05 09:12 AM   #27 
        - Oh,  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 01:37 PM   #30 
  - everything made overseas, and most of what's made here is in a sweatshop..  bettyellen   Jun-17-05 07:22 PM   #19 
  - It isn't unavoidable  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 05:33 AM   #24 
     - where do you get your clothes?  orangepeel68   Jun-18-05 07:39 AM   #26 
     - Most of my clothes  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 01:35 PM   #29 
     - 95% of what's in stores is largely unavoidable, it's not just clothing  bettyellen   Jun-18-05 02:02 PM   #34 
        - Thats why  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 04:35 PM   #38 
  - Yes, lets boycott them NOW!  RetroLounge   Jun-18-05 09:20 AM   #28 
     - Oh wow!  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 01:48 PM   #33 
        - "a lot of these countries don't even HAVE laws protecting employees."  bettyellen   Jun-18-05 02:08 PM   #35 
        - I didn't  GirlinContempt   Jun-18-05 04:28 PM   #37 
        - Well, we'll just have to disagree...  RetroLounge   Jun-18-05 04:19 PM   #36 
  - Major sweatshop offenders!  LeftyMom   Jun-17-05 06:26 PM   #8 
  - Not to mention the fact  GirlinContempt   Jun-17-05 06:27 PM   #9 
  - We have a winner  primate1   Jun-17-05 06:29 PM   #10 
     - so you find the commercials slightly irritating?  Omphaloskepsis   Jun-17-05 06:39 PM   #12 
        - Slightly  primate1   Jun-17-05 06:40 PM   #13 
           - odd..  Omphaloskepsis   Jun-17-05 06:50 PM   #14 
              - I applaud your restraint  primate1   Jun-17-05 06:58 PM   #15 
  - Old Navy produced some blatantly racist clothes...  Kraklen   Jun-17-05 07:05 PM   #17 
  - You're thinking Abercrombie & Fitch  democracyindanger   Jun-18-05 12:01 AM   #21 
  - I can't stand A&F  Neo   Jun-18-05 07:29 AM   #25 
  - Abercrombie, it had to do with Asians  JohnKleeb   Jun-18-05 01:38 PM   #31 
  - nosweatapparel.com and americanapparel.com --  coffeenap   Jun-18-05 12:07 AM   #22 
     - Good kid!  mutley_r_us   Jun-18-05 01:41 PM   #32 
 

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