Author: National Labor Committee [US-based NGO]
An estimated 200 to 300 children, some 11 years old or even younger, are sewing clothing for Hanes [part of Hanesbrands], Puma, J.C. Penney and Wal-Mart at the Harvest Rich plant in Bangladesh. The children report being slapped and beaten, sometimes...
Bias Because Baby Is On The Way - Discrimination Complaints Increase; One Mom Tells CBS Her Story [USA]
Author: Russ Mitchell, CBS News [USA]
When a promotion she'd been promised went to a man, Sarah Babb filed a pregnancy discrimination complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission [against her employer, Merisant]. The number of reported pregnancy bias cases since 1992 has...
Cynthia Papageorge claims she was fired [from Mothers Work Inc.] because of her pregnancy...[She claims] one of the company's vice presidents, Frank Mullay...questioned whether she was capable of doing her job in her "condition" and in her "state."......
- Related companies: Mothers Work