Your guide to clothing that values human beings, the environment, and exploits neither!
Say No to Sweatshops and child labor!
There is a way. It is difficult these days to find affordable clothing made in good conscience. There are too many true stories of poorly paid, poorly treated (even under-aged) workers making the products we buy in other countries. We are Americans; with American values. We, surely should not be exploiting those who, through no fault of their own, are less fortunate than we are. With a little effort, we CAN still do the right thing!
Why go through all this trouble?
The folks at "Brand of the Free" t-shirts put it best! We could not have explained the issue any better ourselves, so click the link below for an eloquent appeal to conscience, common sense and compassion:
Brand of the Free - Why Buy American?
Reasons and Values:
Throughout our classroom project, we have struggled to find the best way to do the right thing.