9-30-11

Posted: September 30, 2011 by mcculloughmg in Uncategorized
Question:  Where does sugar come from and does it have anything to do with human rights?
Today we talked about how sugar and chocolate both are products that have human rights violations wrapped up in their production.    We then watched a portion of the film “Price of Sugar” to illustrate the human rights violations that U.S. sugar buyers perpetuate in the Dominican Republic.  Click here for discussion questions.
Homework:  Find and photo or buy a fair trade product.  Please look for the following symbols to help your search
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