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TAKE ACTION NOW! TELL H& M AND THE GAP-- Avoid Further Tragedies--Produce Guilt-Free Clothing in Bengladesh


Business  (tags: world, society, ethics, business, supply chain, work conditions, labor safety, Bengladesh, corporate repsonsibility )

Cal
- 591 days ago - avaaz.org
We've all seen the horrific images of hundreds of innocent women burned or crushed to death in factories while making our clothes. In the next few days we can get companies to stop it happening again.



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Christeen Anderson (549)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 3:17 am
Signed.
 

Arild Warud (169)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 3:37 am
Signed,TY Cal.
 

Ana R (220)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:12 am
Already signed
noted with hope
Thank You, Cal!
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:16 am
Done.
 

Danny M. (90)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:22 am
Signed. Thank you, Cal!
 

Iona Kentwell (134)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:53 am
686,845 signed so far! Together we can change conditions all over the world.
 

Mike S. (86)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:08 am
SS&N. Thank you Cal.
 

David C. (29)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:14 am
Funny, people will go out a buy clothes, that cost at most a 1 to make, for 30-40 and have no worry s about the people making them, if you wish to stop this just stop buying the clothes to they do something
 

Cher Away Moving (1470)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:21 am


already signed and posted!!! thnx!!

 

lee e. (114)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:43 am
Already signed, and shared - thanks
 

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:48 am
signed and noted
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:57 am
Already signed and shared, thanks Cal. Noting problem again today.
 

. (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 6:22 am
Signed and Noted.
 

Natasha Salgado (576)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:06 am
Done! Thx Cal.
 

Cinzia Palamara (64)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:08 am
Noted, signed & shared. thank you very much for sharing Cal.
No more tragedies!
 

Mike M. (56)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:12 am
N&S
 

Sara W. (110)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:42 am
Gladly signed. Thanks, Cal.
 

Patricia E. G. (56)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:43 am
The overseas work shops have become too dangerous and have been
declared unfit for the woman who work in them. An American woman
has started a movement to re-establish clothing manufacturing in the US
again. The initial factory is slated to open in Brooklyn NY. The clothing
industries have enjoyed surmountable profits since using overseas
labor at the benefit of the consumer. As such a consumer I profess the
productivity has become of lesser quality and workmanship bordering on
shoddy. American made Union Label Labor would be advantageous for
the citizens and the country.
Not on FB but I will get word to these outfitters.
Signed the petition
Thank you Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:43 am
done
 

Bee S. (208)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 10:09 am
GLADLY THIS; DEAR CAL ~ ~
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 11:06 am
signed and sent messages to them on facebook
 

Shanti S. (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 1:18 pm
Signed, thank you.
 

Natalie V. (27)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 2:29 pm
noted / signed
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 3:51 pm
petition signed
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:39 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Cal.
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:39 pm
Signed & noted. Thank you, Cal.
 

Winn Adams (203)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:50 pm
Petition Signed. It may be boycott time . . . . .
 

Birgit W. (152)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:19 pm
Signed.
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:26 pm
Thank you! (s, n, p, t)
 

Vicky P. (466)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 6:36 pm
noted and signed, shared, and posted on their walls
 

Robert O. (12)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 6:46 pm
Thanks for taking action!

Thanks Cal.
 

John B. (122)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:09 pm
Thanks Cal for posting the link. Signed and noted.
"Thanks for signing: 767,516 have signed"
 

Jason S. (57)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 8:39 pm
Signed, thanks
 

Bill and Katie D. (90)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 9:12 pm
Signed * When these companies no longer have the sales or orders to do it they will think!
They make the see thru shirts and cheapest things possible, you see this kind of thing at Walmart, always read your labels and look at the products! They should be shamed making the people work in these conditions but it goes to show you the companies don't care all they care about is the $$$$$ They need to be SHUT DOWN if they can't improve conditions!
 

Stuart Thomas (519)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 10:03 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted. Thank you, Cal.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 11:24 pm
already signed cheers
 

Inge Bjorkman (147)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 11:24 pm
This is slavery under the worst conditions.
Love, Peace and Understanding
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (281)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 11:39 pm
already signed
 

Ludger W. (72)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 2:11 am
done
 

Darren Woolsey (109)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 6:04 am
Noted, signed and shared.
 

Aaron Bouchard (143)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 7:50 am
Signed and noted thanks
 

Henrik Thorsen (28)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 12:32 pm
Signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 2:48 pm
I buy a lot of my clothes at H&M and now have been looking at the tags. I'm ashamed to admit that most of the items were made in Bangladesh. I am so sorry and will work to make the company change it's practices, or I'll not shop there anymore.
 

Angeles Madrazo (293)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 4:24 pm
Signed!
 

Alicia N. (87)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 9:12 pm
sadly noted but SO signed!
 

Susanne R. (249)
Friday May 10, 2013, 9:40 pm
Gladly signed and noted. Thanks, Cal!
 

John De Avalon (35)
Saturday May 11, 2013, 2:24 pm
Support Fair Trade! We must all be prepared to pay a little more for our clothing. Everyone deserves a fair day's pay for a fair day's work, no matter who they are or where they are.
 

Angelika R. (144)
Tuesday May 21, 2013, 2:37 am
UPDATE: 24 hours to get GAP . - 984,444 have signed. Let's get to 1,250,000
Update: 20 May 2013

Huuuuuge victory! H&M signed the Bangladesh safety agreement and our campaign is all over the media, but GAP is refusing to sign up. But GAP will hold its annual shareholders meeting tomorrow -- let's make sure
the CEO knows customers across the world demand our clothes are made in safe conditions. Avaaz will follow-up with actions in front of the shareholders meeting and by taking out ads to shame the CEO in his hometown. Sign and share the campaign now -- we have 24 hours left!

(http://www.avaaz.org/en/gap_enough_fashion_victims_global/?bfoQfbb&v=24973)
Feel free to post again with new url, Cal :)
 
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