Sweatshop Resources

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Books about Conscious Consumerism
  • Wardrobe Crisis: How we went from Sunday Best to Fast Fashion by Clare Press and Sarah Wilston, 2016
  • Slow Fashion: Aesthetics meets Ethics by Safia Minney, 2016
  • Wear no Evil: How to change the World with your Wardrobe by Greta Eagan, 2014
  • Stitched up: The Anti-capitalist book of Fashion by Tansy Hoskins, 2014
  • Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion by Elizabeth L. Cline, 2012
  • Where am I wearing? A Global Tour to the Countries, Factories and People that Make our Clothes by Kelsey Timmerman, 2012
  • Advocacy Across Borders by Shae Garwood, 2011
  • To Die For: Is Fashion Wearing Out the World? by Lucy Siegle, 2011
  • Clean Clothes: A Global Movement to End Sweatshops by Liesbeth Sluiter, 2009
  • Fugitive Denim: A Moving Story of People and Pants in a Borderless World of Global Trade by Rachel Louise Snyder, 2008
  • Suburban Sweatshops: The Fight for Immigrant Rights by Jennifer Gordon, 2007
  • The Travels of a T-shirt in the Global Economy by Pietra Rivoli, 2005
  • Globalization and Cross-Border Labor Solidarity in the Americas: The Anti-Sweatshop Movement and the struggle for Global Justice by Ralph Armbruster-Sandoval, 2005
  • Monitoring Sweatshops: Workers, Consumers and the Global Apparel Industry by Jill Esbenshade, 2004
  • Slaves to Fashion: Poverty and Abuse in the New Sweatshops by Robert Ross, 2004
  • Threads: Gender, Labor and Power in the Global Apparel Industry by Jane Collins, 2003
  • Making Sweatshops: The Globalization of U.S Apparel Industry by Ellen Rosen, 2002
  • Students Against Sweatshops: The Making of a Movement by Liza Featherstone, 2002
  • Can We Put an End to Sweatshops? by Archon Fung, Dara O’Rourke and Charles Sabel, 2001
  • Sweatshop Warriors: Immigrant Women Workers Take on the Global Factory by Miriam Ching Yoon Louie, 2001
  • The Power to Choose by Naila Kabeer, 2000
  • Behind the Label: Inequality in the Los Angeles Apparel Industry by Edna Bonachich and Richard Applebaum, 2000
  • No Sweat: Fashion, Free Trade and the Rights of Workers by Andrew Ross, 1997
  • The Power to Choose by Naila Kabeer, 2000
  • Behind the Label: Inequality in the Los Angeles Apparel Industry by Edna Bonachich and Richard Applebaum, 2000
  • No Logo by Naomi Klein, 1999
Activism Kits
Video

Documentary Films

Vegan Resources

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If you’re committed to trying to live as ethically as possible, then you really need to Go Vegan! Below are some resources to help you.

Books

  • Becoming Vegan: The Complete Guide to Adopting a Healthy Plant-Based Diet by Brenda Davis and Vesanto Melina
  • The China Study by T. Colin Campbell
  • Animal Ingredients A-Z by EG Smith Collective and Carol Adams
  • Vegan Freak: Being Vegan in a non-vegan World by Bob and Jenna Torres
  • Vegan: The New Ethics of Eating by Erik Marcus
  • Why we Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows: An Introduction to Carnism by Melanie Joy
  • Eating Animals by Jonathon Safran Foer
  • That’s Why We Don’t Eat Animals by Ruby Roth (Children’s Book)
  • The Pig that Sang to the Moon: The Emotional World of Farm Animals by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
  • Animals as Persons: Essays on the Abolition of Animal Exploitation by Gary Francione
  • Introduction to Animal Rights: Your Child or the Dog? by Gary Francione
  • Making a Killing: The Political Economy of Animal Rights by Bob Torres
  • Meat Market: Animals, Ethics and Money by Erik Marcus
  • Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food by Gene Baur
  • The Animal Activists Handbook by Matt Ball and Bruce Friedrich
  • Striking at the Roots: A Practical Guide to Animal Activism by Mark Hawthorne

Cookbooks

  • Smith & Daughters: A cookbook that happens to be vegan by Shannon Martinez and Mo Wyse, 2016
  • Vegan Street Food by Jacky Kearney, 2015
  • Vegan Goodness by Jessica Prescott, 2016
  • The Super Fun Times Vegan Cookbook by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, 2016
  • Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook by Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero, 2007
  • Vegan with a Vengeance by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, 2005
  • How it All Vegan by Sarah Kramer and Tanya Barnard, 2002
  • La Dolce Vegan! by Sarah Kramer, 2005
  • Vegan a Go-Go! by Sarah Kramer, 2008
  • Vegan Cookies Invade your Cookie Jar by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, 2009
  • Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, 2006
  • Vegan Pie in the Sky by Isa Chandra Moskowitz, 2011

Vegan Resource Kits

Vegan Outreach Free Starter Guide

Vegan Starter Kit

Video/Film

Forks over Knives

Live and Let Live

Earthlings

Behind the Mask