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Fair Trade Basics: Your Money Speaks

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You have power as a consumer. Buying Fair Trade means the people who made your products receive fair wages. Did you know Fair Trade can help refugees, too? You can make a difference in the lives of workers in the Global South by simply...


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Jillian E (25)
Monday August 16, 2010, 10:13 am
Encouraging people to be conscious of what their dollars support is a very good thing. Imagine how different the economy would look if every last consumer demanded Fair Trade, eco friendly, sustainable goods.

Cindy C (125)
Tuesday August 17, 2010, 2:15 pm
They need to be helped in some way and this is brilliant as I buy fair trade things.

Marta Away (55)
Tuesday August 17, 2010, 2:57 pm
Thanks, Em. Fair Trade is justice.

evelyn m. (0)
Tuesday August 17, 2010, 7:57 pm
fair trade is great

Em H (11)
Sunday August 22, 2010, 6:44 pm
There are a couple of polls in the article now, for anyone interested in creating stats on popularity of Fair Trade
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