Posts Tagged: workers

While feigning outrage at worker abuse in Bangladesh, the U.S. government has been quietly supporting the same sweatshop factories used by Wal-Mart and the Gap.
Indian guest workers, brought to the United States to help rebuild following hurricanes Katrina and Rita, hold a hunger strike to protest abuse by Signal International.

Heavy Metal Peril

The scandal of lead paint on toys imported from China is an issue that is as much about U.S. domestic politics and culture as toxicology.