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5 January 2011

How One Tiny Factory Is Challenging the Sweatshop Norm

Author: Sarah Seltzer, AlterNet.org

...a revolutionary new factory [Alta Gracia] in the Domincan Republic, started by one of the most conscience-minded college apparel suppliers, Knights Apparel, [is] a model and a test case of what can happen when wages are "living" and union...

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7 October 2002

Dominican Republic: high-risk work in free trade zones and sugar cane plantations

Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

In a new report produced for the WTO's review of trade policies of the Dominican Republic (7 to 9 October), the ICFTU denounces the serious infringements of workers’ human and trade union rights, particularly in the country’s free trade zones and...

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7 October 2002
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Author: Confederación Internacional de Organizaciones Sindicales Libres

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7 October 2002
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Author: Confédération internationale des syndicats libres

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