There is a very large hidden work force behind today’s fast fashion trends- Children.
Many of us are parents, and as a parent, I find it very hard to imagine what it would be like to live under these circumstances, and not being able to do anything about it. When it comes to educating the general public about the discourse of the fast fashion industry and it’s precious garment workers, we don’t put enough effort into imagining what it would be like to be in the shoes of these children and families.
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There are ways to help educate yourself and children about child labour in the garment industries, and ways you can help. Here are some helpful links: