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REF NO.: 113

SUBJECT: Film night to examine controversial topic – Who makes your clothes?

DATE: Nov. 19,2004

The Society for Corporate Environmental and Social Responsibility (CESR) at Memorial University presents the film Inside Your Threads on Monday, Nov. 22. The film will be shown in room SN-2036 of the Science building on Memorial’s St. John’scampus, and will start at 7 p.m. In the film, Canadian musicians Sam Roberts, Jully Black and Hawksley Workman travel to Mexico and Bangladesh to examine the working conditions of the people who make clothing for North American distribution. Following the film, Bill Hynd from Oxfam will lead a discussion about the global garment industry.

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