child slavery

2.4.16

An Article About Nestlé's Use of Slave Labor Was Sponsored by Their Competitor

Competition can be nasty in the corporate food business, and sometimes a blow can be delivered in a surprising way.

12.15.15

The Shrimp Industry's Slave Labor Problem Is Even Worse Than We Thought

A further investigation has revealed that global restaurants and stores—including supposedly conscientious retailers like Whole Foods—are also selling shrimp peeled by slaves.

9.21.15

Bangladeshi Sweatshops Continue to Imperil Workers’ Lives

In 2013, the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed, killing more than 1,100 Bangladeshi workers. Despite the news coverage, sweatshops aren't much better today.

4.25.14

Your Chocolate Addiction Is Fueling Child Slavery

Attention Western chocolate consumers: We're all going to hell. West African cocoa farmers are hard-pressed for farming resources and are struggling to keep up with Western demand, resulting in free child labor deemed slavery by international advocacy.

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