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August 14, 2004

Olympic Coverage: Loose Threads

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Here is another well-organized protest effort:

The Clean Clothes Campaign, along with Global Unions and Oxfam, are challenging the International Olympic Committee and sportswear companies to accept responsibility to stop the exploitation of workers producing the sportswear that is marketed through the Olympic Games. Link here.

(The image above is from a “sew in” held August 10th in the center of Athens.)

(image: fairolympics.org)

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