Workers making clothes for the supermarket Lidl in Bangladesh have been secretly filmed being forced to work 19-hour shifts.
We can make a difference, you know. It is not easy – there are lots of levers to pull. Companies like http://www.whomadeyourpants.co.uk are already bringing us alternatives but this is a global issue with a need for a global approach. The ‘drive to the bottom’ on prices everywhere cannot co-exist with ethical living – something needs to give. We need to re-engage with the difference between ‘price’ and value.
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