Bracelet For Human Rights Workers Sends Kidnapping Alerts to Facebook, Twitter
By Francie Diep, popsci.com
When activated, the device sends “Help!” messages social media accounts and nearby aid workers.
Activists and aid workers who document government abuses or monitor elections often risk abduction by those who oppose their work. Now one…
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Urban Outfitters Among Fashion Brands Using L.A. “Sweatshop” Labor, Say Feds
Looks like Forever 21 isn’t the only apparel label on the hook for promoting sweatshop-like conditions in downtown Los Angeles. Federal and state labor authorities announced on Thursday the discovery of “widespread” labor…
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