Tag: sweatshops

garment workers, Los Angeles
EcoJustice Radio

LA’s Sweatshops & the Fight for Garment Workers – EcoJustice Radio

Los Angeles is the nation’s garment production capital and the city’s second largest manufacturing sector, yet workers face injustice, usually associated with the developing world, right here in one of the largest cities in the United States. Jessica Aldridge interviews Mar Martinez from the Garment Worker Center a worker rights organization leading an anti-sweatshop movement to secure social and economic justice for tens of thousands of Los Angeles garment workers.