These Jobs Are Killing Us: The Murder of Aminul Islam and the Growing Labor Rights Crisis in Bangladesh

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September 20, 2012
7:00 PM
102 Maguire Hall
Georgetown University

Kalpona Akter and Babul Akhter, leaders of the Bangladesh Center for Solidarity, discussed the murder of labor leader and union organizer, Aminul Islam (new window), and the struggles of labor rights advocates in a country where garment workers earn less than $40 per month and face deadly health and safety risks making clothes for American retailers.

Co-sponsored by:
Worker Rights Consortium (new window)
International Labor Rights Forum (new window)
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