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RT @davidfolkenflik: My exclusive: LA Times publisher and CEO Ross Levinsohn was a defendant in two sexual harassment cases settled by e… https://t.co/jwHOTam7YX
I have a cloth belt from H&M that I've worn every week for 14 years. Now I get almost all of my t-shirts from Revivals. That supports @DesertAIDS and because the clothing is being reused, there’s no added harm on the environment.
Clothing is right up there with the oil industry in terms of environmental harm. Fast fashion like H&M is a big part of this.  https://www.ecowatch.com/fast-fashion-is-the-second-dirtiest-industry-in-the-world-next-to-big--1882083445.html 
The store was offering $5 deals. It does this, of course, by cutting costs at the other end of the supply chain. Here's how a small price increase here would changes the lives of clothing factory workers in Bangladesh.  http://nordic.businessinsider.com/heres-how-much-hms-clothes-would-cost-if-factory-got-paid-sustainable-salaries-2017-6/ 
H&M opened in Palm Springs today. You vote every day with how you spend your money. https://t.co/NlT1Ovrkd6
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