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Sweatshops 2010 The Global Fashion By: Shelby McClure
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Gap (Old Navy; Banana Republic) Subcontractors linked to sweatshops in Sri Lanka, Saipan and India. Exploiting child labor. 16 hour days. Regular beatings if production isn’t met.
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Featured in the 2010 Sweatshop Hall Of Shame. When the laborers attempt to form unions they are fired or even beaten.
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Nike Sweatshops overseas with poor working conditions No maternity leave. Some women forced to have abortions in order to keep their jobs. Still owes $2.2mill in severance pay to 1700 workers in Honduras after it abruptly closed a factory there.
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Wal-Mart Featured in 2010 Sweatshop Hall of Shame. Demands continuously lower prices from suppliers that makes them incapable of paying workers a living wage. Boosts record profits using indirect suppliers (sweatshops).
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The Truth about Saipan U.S. owned territory (island) in the Pacific.
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2012 for the course FINA 1307 taught by Professor Friday during the Spring '11 term at Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi.

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