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lindisfarne Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-25-06 02:27 AM
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23. Dove chocolate uses cocoa produced using CHILD SLAVE labor.Virtually
Edited on Thu May-25-06 03:26 AM by lindisfarne
all the major manufacturers do. There's been a movement a-foot to get the majors (M&M Mars, Herseys, etc.) to promise to change their ways but last I heard, the majors have been dragging their feet.

Many of the children have been subjected to child trafficking.
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  - Lipstick on a pig. nt  onehandle   May-24-06 11:07 AM   #1 
  - Oh my Koresh, Morford is such a good writer.  trotsky   May-24-06 11:08 AM   #2 
  - He's awesome. Absolutely my favorite!  Triana   May-24-06 11:23 AM   #8 
  - talk is cheap.  QuestionAll   May-24-06 11:09 AM   #3 
  - I've never been to a adult book store, but the feeling I get when I  rkc3   May-24-06 12:28 PM   #18 
     - Totally different.  haruka3_2000   May-25-06 02:55 AM   #25 
  - For the time being, I only go to Walmart about once a year, for a small  kestrel91316   May-24-06 11:15 AM   #4 
  - Dove chocolate uses cocoa produced using CHILD SLAVE labor.Virtually  lindisfarne   May-25-06 02:27 AM   #23 
     -'s ALWAYS SOMETHING.  kestrel91316   May-25-06 10:07 AM   #29 
        - Fair Trade - certified chocolate. It's pricey; my chocolate intake has  lindisfarne   May-25-06 12:54 PM   #31 
  - Their stock holders meeting is June 2 at the University of Arkansas  sinkingfeeling   May-24-06 11:17 AM   #5 
  - A cynical ploy to attract higher income shoppers.  Hoping4Change   May-24-06 11:17 AM   #6 
  - Great Read-LOVE the way Morford writes!  TheGoldenRule   May-24-06 11:23 AM   #7 
  - Best thing is...  Triana   May-24-06 11:24 AM   #9 
     - I hate Wal-Mart  Bobbieo   May-24-06 11:33 AM   #10 
        - I can buy milk at $2.08 per galllon  Bobbieo   May-24-06 12:00 PM   #12 
  - Does this mean that what goes around, comes around???  MADem   May-24-06 11:54 AM   #11 
  - Why should we be happy if a corporation does this?  Fierce   May-24-06 12:05 PM   #13 
  - I; very happy for all of you well-to-do DUers who don't have to shop at Wa  Bobbieo   May-24-06 12:10 PM   #14 
     - Excuse me?  Fierce   May-24-06 12:12 PM   #15 
     - I'm certainly NOT well to do but I will NEVER shop at W-M  ima_sinnic   May-24-06 12:20 PM   #16 
     - I have no car so I walk to the grocery with my cart-  Bobbieo   May-24-06 12:34 PM   #22 
     - I live in a city with many alternatives to WalMart....  Bridget Burke   May-24-06 12:27 PM   #17 
     - think more carefully about the issue.  Bill McBlueState   May-24-06 12:28 PM   #19 
     - On the other hand,  Fierce   May-24-06 12:31 PM   #20 
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  - Hmmm  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   May-25-06 02:51 AM   #24 
  - "The apocalypse is just really bad for business."  chat_noir   May-25-06 08:01 AM   #26 
  - It was always going to take big business to conceptualize  izzybeans   May-25-06 08:52 AM   #27 
  - They nearly did something similar in Vancouver, too, last year.  tuvor   May-25-06 09:25 AM   #28 

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