It signs on to the European accord, while Walmart favors a toothless pact.
See how Walmart and other U.S. retail giants weasel out of any binding accord to improve the conditions of their suppliers.
‘One woman began to cry. Clothing labels arranged in a cute pattern can’t have this effect on people. It’s about transformation.’
We don’t need more grim news from Bangladesh down the road.
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Whether at a sewing machine in Bangladesh or at a cash register in California, workers have the right to a safe job, a decent standard of living, and to organize.
We need to be sure that the clothes we purchase are not manufactured at the cost of people’s lives.