Super Bowl weekend is here! It’s hard not to think about the pomp and circumstance that will occupy our next few days; food, friends, fun & of course, football. As a Patriot’s fan I was just checking in to see if there were any new developments on Deflategate. I am happy to report nothing yet, but the press still have a few days to add more fuel to the fire.
The real news story that caught my eye, however, is a new five-part reality series called “Sweatshop Deadly Fashion”. Turns out the show, created in Norway, is quickly going viral in the USA. Having tracked sweatshop abuses for the past 20 years I was very interested to watch. To be honest I didn’t find anything ground breaking about the content, it seems sweatshop & human rights abuses continue to go hand in hand with the apparel & fashion industry. I am just glad to see that this documentary exposes sweatshops to a new audience in a reality show format.Continue Reading