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On The Web: Child Slavery: Anti Slavery

From: Anti Slavery:

“CHILD SLAVERY”

“WHAT IS THE PROBLEM?

Despite the fact that many people believe that slavery no longer exists, the International Labour Organization (ILO) estimated that there are some 8.4 million children in slavery or practices similar to slavery.” 55 more words

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On The Web: Know The Chain

Know The Chain is an organization “Committed to Ethical and Transparent Supply Chains”
https://www.knowthechain.org/

“SB-657 requires retailer sellers and manufacturers doing business in California that exceed $100 million in global revenue to publicly disclose the degree, if any, to which they are: engaging in verification, auditing, and certification of their direct suppliers, maintaining internal accountability standards, and providing internal training regarding trafficking and slavery in their direct supply chains for tangible goods offered for sale.” 26 more words

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On The Web: California Transparency in Supply Chains Act

From the United States Department of Labor:

“The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act, which was signed into law in October 2010 and went into effect in January 2012, requires certain companies to report on their specific actions to eradicate slavery and human trafficking in their supply chains. 212 more words

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On The Web: Sponsor a Literacy Site Scholarship for a Girl in India

“Help a girl in rural Rajasthan, India attend school!”

“Sponsor a Literacy Site Scholar at The Fabindia School–just $25 keeps a young girl in school for an entire month!” 8 more words

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On The Web: How To Be A Responsible Consumer

March 18, 2015 by Kathleen Ebbitt
from GlobalCitizen.org

This article recommends:
(1) Look at where your products are made
(2) By sustainably, locally, or DIY… 40 more words

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Designing Worlds gets into gachas - now on the web!

Designing Worlds’ exploration of the phenomenal popularity of gacha events, machines and yard sales in Second Life is now on the web!

http://www.slartist.com/uploads/videos/888cc1d60_720.mp4

We talk to creators Sway Dench of… 310 more words

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