After watching “The Story of Stuff”, the World on Fire video, and reading the chapter/module, how important is making money to you? How many hours do you work a week? How much do you consume a month? How does this make you feel?
Pick out 5 – 10 items of clothing from your closet. Now check the labels. Where were your clothes made? List your favorite brands of clothing, shoes, or other fashion accessories. What is your brands stance on sweatshop labor? Do workers who make your favorite products earn a living wage? Does this affect how you feel about purchasing those products? Why or why not?
(you can check many corporations ethics regarding labor conditions on websites like