A very informative talk by Tamara Jones on problems of the fast fashion industry.
- clothing that we buy is designed to be lower quality because you’re not meant to keep them
- greenwashing – it covers up the problem rather than addressing it
- as of January 2017, the monthly minimum wage for a garment worker in Bangladesh has been increased to 140 $ – estimated living wage 283 $
Cover photo by Michael Rosner-Hyman