Slave to Fashion
It’s becoming more and more apparent that the fast fashion industry is built on slave labour. If you’ve been reading about modern slavery in the news and you want to learn more, Slave to Fashion is a great place to start. It introduces important concepts like fair trade, social justice, ethical fashion and new economics to those looking to ditch their fast fashion love affair and educate themselves on the issues of modern slavery.
Author Safia Minney is the founder of People Tree and is renowned for developing the first Fair Trade standards for fair trade, organic cotton growing and garment manufacturing. Her important book shares the stories of men, women and children caught up in slavery to illustrate the facts and eradicate slave labour for good.