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Disabled school in Rhode Island accused of operating sweatshop

Providence - A vocational school in Providence has been accused of operating a sweatshop involving disabled students, according to the U.S. Justice Department.

Romney ties to Chinese 'sweatshop' revealed

Just a few days before the first 2012 presidential debate between President Obama and Gov. Romney, more reports of Romney's involvement with Chinese companies are surfacing.

British scientist says sports bras should be compulsory for PE

Portsmouth - In an attempt to reduce breast pain and sagging in later life, a British scientist has called for sports bras to become a compulsory piece of physical education (PE) kit.

Microsoft workers in China: 'We are like prisoners' Special

Dongguan - A Chinese factory making Microsoft peripherals violates every single labor law in China, according to a new report from the National Labor Committee. KYE factory workers toil away 12 hours a day Monday through Friday and earn 43 cents an hour.

Palestinian NoSweat/Organic Clothes Marketer Seeks Seed Funding

The Palestinian economy relies partly on organic cotton manufacturing but the Middle East conflict has badly impacted the industry. To make a difference, US company NoSweatApparel.com partners with a Palestinian organic factory in Bethlehem.

Indian Company Accused of Child Labor Fired By The Gap

Under accusations of the use of child labor for making clothing, and Indian company has been fired by the clothing retailer, Gap Inc which is known for its stores and clothing line: ‘The Gap.’
 

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For three months  a reporter for Channel 4’s Dispatches worked undercover in workshops in Leiceste...
For three months, a reporter for Channel 4’s Dispatches worked undercover in workshops in Leicester, stitching garments for British retail chains.
Screenshot from Channel 4 film
A large number of the workers are Asians on student visas who are not supposed to be working.
A large number of the workers are Asians on student visas who are not supposed to be working.
Screenshot from Channel 4 film

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