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8 January 2004

Saipan Sweatshop Lawsuit Ends with Important Gains for Workers and Lessons for Activists

Author: Nikki F. Bas, Sweatshop Watch; Medea Benjamin, Global Exchange; Joannie C. Chang, Asian Law Caucus

This month, the last of three lawsuits over sweatshop conditions on the U.S. island of Saipan came to a close...While the settlement is viewed as a significant victory, several challenges emerged, which lend valuable lessons for future anti-sweatshop...

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Information and Communications Technology Manufacturing and Services

Author: International Labour Organization

[Ameritech, Bell Atlanctic, Cable and Wireless, Telecom Eireann, Utility Services Corporation and MITS (unit of USC)]

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Printing and publishing industry

Author: International Labour Organization

[The News Corporation]

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Retail and Wholesale Trade

Author: International Labour Organization

[JDG Trading]

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Mining Industry

Author: International Labour Organization

[BHP]

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for Equal Employment Opportunities

Author: International Labour Organization

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Food, Beverages and Tobacco Manufacturing

Author: International Labour Organization

[BRL Hardy Limited, Cadbury Schweppes, RJR Nabisco, Sara Lee]

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26 August 2003

Company Policies for EEO [Equal Employment Opportunities] in Banking, Finance and Insurance Services

Author: International Labour Organization

[Bank of Montreal, Barclays Bank, General Electric, Mackenzie Financial Corporation, Scotiabank, SSB Bank]

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Article
6 June 2003

Tacoma forced to exempt little businesses from discrimination law [USA]

Author: Dan Voelpel, News Tribune [Tacoma, Washington, USA]

Seven months after voters overwhelmingly ratified Tacoma's tough antidiscrimination ordinance, a few words in a recent judge's note will force the City Council on Tuesday to exempt ultrasmall businesses from the law, just as state law does.

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1 June 2003

full report: "Fair Labor Association First Public Report: Towards Improving Workers' Lives - August 1, 2001-July 31, 2002"

Author: Fair Labor Association

[report refers to Adidas, Levi Strauss, Nike, Reebok, Eddie Bauer, Liz Claiborne, Phillips-Van Heusen][this link connects to Fair Labor Association's "Public Reporting" webpage; click the red "GO TO PUBLIC REPORTING" link on that page, then on the next...

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