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use your consumer power …
• Sustainable NYC – this East Village shop sells eco‐minded and Fair Trade goods, supporting businesses that enable women to earn wages to keep themselves and their families out of poverty and forced labor.
• Madecasse – this artisan chocolate is not only Fair Trade, but is entirely produced and packaged in the country of the cocoa beans, thereby investing in the entire community.
• Dr. Bronner’s products – Dr. B’s 18‐in‐1 use soap is not only Fair Trade, but so eco‐friendly, you can use it in the river on your next camping trip!
A human life is precious—not a commodity. Freedom Week aims to inspire those with the freedom to choose how they live their lives to help set free those who do not. Through dynamic and creative education, honest and open discussion, and unified activism, we hope to create a movement that will ultimately lead to the eradication of modern slavery and human trafficking worldwide.
Freedom Week seeks to unite activists fighting for the 27 million people enslaved today. In order to combat the massive machine of human trafficking, today’s abolitionists must be equally coordinated and sophisticated across governmental, social service, and law enforcement sectors and, most importantly, among ordinary citizens. By consolidating our efforts and resources, we can: