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May 29, 2013

Workers Fight For Higher Wages in Cambodia

 A worker in a Cambodian apparel factory. (Photo: World Bank Photo Collection/ Flickr)
A worker in a Cambodian apparel factory. (Photo: World Bank Photo Collection/ Flickr)

Three cheers for garment workers in Cambodia, standing up for higher wages.  In a global marketplace, they are also fighting for you!   The Nike employees were attacked by police armed with electrified batons on Monday, in a violent escalation in their battle to receive better ages at a factory on the outskirts of Phnom Penh.… Read the rest