And that I contradict myself
And I can't say if they're right
But I'm not ashamed
Oh I can take a challenge
And so I won't die
Someday I'll be dignified and old
I know it"
- The Modern Lovers, "Dignified and Old"
REMAINS A worker visits a garment factory destroyed by a fire that killed more than 112 people outside Dhaka, Bangladesh this past weekend. Thousands of garment workers protested labor conditions across the country — the second largest exporter of clothing to the U.S., just behind China — and demanded justice for the victims. (Photo: Andrew Biraj / Reuters via The Guardian)
A woman was paid 20 000 taka to burn the place down for political reasons. This is simply disgusting. Innocent people...
Looked at my Gap jeans last night - made in Bangladesh. That’s it, I’m sewing my own clothes from here on in.
These very same workers who put Bangladesh on the world map, who make all those designer labels we all love to wear,...