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Clean Clothes, Workers United, More Call on Fashion to Stand With Sri Lankan Garment Workers

The Clean Clothes Campaign, Workers United and more are calling on fashion brands to stand with Sri Lankan…

Congressional Leaders Are Getting Behind the ‘Fabric Act’

The Fabric Act sees support from Washington as Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney and more back the bill…

New ‘Invisible Seams’ Documentary Gives Asian Makers the Mic

A new documentary spotlights New York's Garment District and the Asian women behind the seams whose stories…

Sen. Gillibrand’s ‘Fabric Act’ Is Fashion’s Big Federal Pro-Labor, Domestic Reshoring Effort

Fashion's federal 'Fabric Act' tackles wage theft, domestic reshoring of fashion industry with $40 M support…

Garment Workers Face a 45 Percent Wage Gap, New Report Finds

The Industry We Want is a new multi-stakeholder initiative presenting data on the wage gap, purchasing…

Celebs Show Support for ‘Fashion Act’

Jane Fonda, Rosario Dawson, Leonardo DiCaprio and more support the Fashion Act.

Garment Bill’s Passage an ‘Inflection Point’ for American Fashion, Say Business Owners

With the passage of the Garment Worker Protection Act Monday, more eyes are on Los Angeles as a hub for…

Calif. Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Garment Worker Protection Act Into Law

California garment workers see historic victory as California Gov. Gavin Newsom signs the Garment Worker…

Áwet New York Is New to Saks and Championing Comfort That Cares

"As a brand, I want people to feel comfortable in our clothes and feel they have a brand that cares about…

Garment Worker Protection Act Advances — Next Stop, Newsom’s Desk

The bill saw 43 yes votes and is on its way to potential passage pending Gov. Gavin Newsom's final say.

‘Check-Box’ Social Audits Are Failing Workers, According to Report

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre released a report detailing how voluntary check-box social…

The Running List: Fashion Brands Who Signed On to New Bangladesh Accord

Attention stays on Bangladesh's new garment workplace safety agreement as some 80 brands and retail giants…

Bangladesh Accord Reenvisioned and Expanded — Now, Brands Must Sign On

The Bangladesh Accord is reenvisioned as International Accord for Health and Safety in the Textile and…

Do ‘Responsible’ Businesses Care Enough to Take a Stance on the Garment Worker Protection Act?

Amid rampant wage theft for Los Angeles garment workers, SB 62 is drawing lines between sustainable…

Now 140 Fashion Brands Back Garment Worker Bill, Ugg’s Plant Ambitions: Short Takes

This week in sustainability: Garment Worker Protection Act clears to next vote in Assembly, Ugg to broaden…