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Top : Society : Issues : Business : Human Rights : Sweatshops (15 web sites)
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CISPES Anti-Sweatshop Campaign
Compares historic U.S. sweatshops and exposes sweatshops in Central America, focusing on El Salvador
http://www.blank.org/sweatgear/cispes.html

Clean Clothes Campaign
Organization focused on improving working conditions in the garment and sportswear industry worldwide. Topics includes codes for manufacturers, working conditions, news, publications, and profiles of specific companies.
http://www.cleanclothes.org/

Co-op America: Sweatshops
Aims to end sweatshops and child labor; supports fair trade, and international human and labor rights.
http://www.coopamerica.org/programs/sweatshops/

Garment Worker Center
Organization dedicated to organizing and empowering garment workers in Los Angeles.
http://www.garmentworkercenter.org/

Maquila Solidarity Network
Activists organizing "Maquiladora" factories to improve conditions, win a living wage, and campaign against multi-national corporate abuse.
http://www.maquilasolidarity.org/

MicroRevolt
Promotes knitting as a form of anti-sweatshop protest. Offers an application that generates knitting patterns of corporate logos.
http://www.microrevolt.org/

SWEAT: A Story of Solidarity
Independent documentary film about the lives of Nike factory workers in Indonesia.
http://www.sweatthefilm.org/

SweatFree Communities
Organization working to end sweatshop exploitation by inspiring responsible local purchasing and fostering solidarity between U.S. communities and workers worldwide.
http://www.sweatfree.org/

Sweatshop Journal
Minnie Roe conducted an undercover, investigation to report a U.S. firm's sweatshop practices.
http://www.soc.duke.edu/courses/soc142/shop1.html

Sweatshop Reform
Hearts and Minds nonprofit site. Offers analysis and current links on how the harsh sweatshop conditions stimulate public reactions.
http://www.heartsandminds.org/articles/sweat.htm

Worker Rights Consortium
Holds corporations accountable to supporting worker rights by enforcing codes of conduct.
http://www.workersrights.org/