Sweatshop conditions worsen: Colleges lose interest 5 years after protests

Author: Lisa Chedekel & Matthew Kauffman, Hartford Courant [USA], Published on: 12 December 2004

American university apparel continues to be made under increasingly bleak sweatshop conditions despite pledges from academic leaders that they would help improve the workers’ plight [refers to Adidas (part of adidas-Salomon), Wal-Mart, Nike, Champion (part of Sara Lee), Lee Sport, Russell, P. Diddy (owner of Sean John Clothing), Liga Mayor, GEAR for Sports, Collegiate Licensing]

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Related companies: adidas Champion (part of Hanesbrands) GEAR for Sports IMG College Licensing Nike Russell (part of Berkshire Hathaway) Sara Lee Sean John Clothing Walmart