Fire illuminates workers’ perilous lives

Fire illuminates workers’ perilous lives

Unsafe conditions in Bangladesh garment industry gains notoriety
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Bangladeshi garment workers protest Tuesday through the streets to mourn the death of victims of Saturday’s fire in a garment factory on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Bangladesh observed a day of mourning Tuesday for the 112 people killed and labor groups planned more protests to demand better worker safety.
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Bangladeshi firefighters and workers mop up after a fire at a garment factory Monday in Dhaka, Bangladesh, two days after the blaze killed more than 110 workers. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has said the Tazreen factory was making clothes for the retail giant without its knowledge. On Monday, Wal-Mart said it stopped working with the supplier that contracted work from Tazreen.
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