The University of Iowa

Live video chat with Dominican workers April 14

April 11th, 2011

Unfinished Business: Hawkeye Apparel and the Student Anti-Sweatshop Movement

When: Thursday, April 14, at 7 p.m.
Where: Trowbridge Hall 125

Meet workers who sew Hawkeye Apparel. Live video chat from the Alta Gracia factory in the Dominican Republic. Learn about their decades-long struggle for workplace rights, and how your consumer choices can help lift people out of poverty.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information contact Liz Crooks in advance at

Sponsored by UI Labor Center, UI Center for Human Rights, International Programs, Amnesty International, Economic Human Rights Organization, and UE Local 896-COGS.