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7 September 2008

Fechheimer Brothers (part of Berkshire Hathaway) did not respond to: Subsidizing Sweatshops report says companies supplying US state uniforms source from firms "engaged in serious human rights & labor violations". Companies mentioned include Fechheimer...

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14 July 2008

Subsidizing Sweatshops report - companies' responses

Author: Compiled by the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

On 1 July 2008 SweatFree Communities released a report called “Subsidizing Sweatshops” which alleged severe human rights violations in factories used by companies that supply public employee uniforms to the USA federal government. The report makes...

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1 July 2008

Tax Dollars Fund Sweatshops, New Study Says

Author: SweatFree Communities

U.S. states, cities, and counties are inadvertently using millions of taxpayer dollars to purchase goods from companies engaged in serious human rights and labor violations, according to a first-of-its-kind report released today by SweatFree...

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1 July 2008

USA: NGO report alleges companies supplying state uniforms source products from firms "engaged in serious human rights & labor" abuses

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1 July 2008

[PDF] Subsidizing Sweatshops - How our tax dollars fund the race to the bottom, and what cities and states can do

Author: SweatFree Communities

Subsidizing Sweatshops [report has] reveal[ed] severe human rights violations in factories [used by companies] that...[supply] public employee uniforms for the [USA] federal government... [specific accusations include]...child labor...Illegally low...

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