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Book Review: Stitched Up, the Anti-Capitalist Book of Fashion

You can’t have missed the media coverage marking the one year anniversary of the tragic Rana Plaza factory collapse. Some 3000 workers were inside the Rana Plaza, an 8 storey illegally constructed factory complex in Dhaka, Bangladesh, when it collapsed … Continue reading

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Ethical Fashion Resources

This list of resources includes some of the key texts that I have come across over the last two to three years. It doesn’t cover every area of ethical fashion as the selections are based on my own research interests. … Continue reading

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Fashion’s Dirty Secret

If you missed Dispatches, C4, on Monday its worth catching up with it. The episode, called Fashion’s Dirty Secret, showed workers producing clothes for the High Street in sweatshop conditions, not in India or Bangladesh, but in the UK. It’s … Continue reading

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