Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Wal-Mart To Be Once Again Shocked And Horrified To Discover Their $2 Tank Tops Are Being Made In Dangerous Sweatshops

February 25, 2010: 21 workers killed at the Garib & Garib Sweater Factory in Gazipur, Bangladesh

  • Wal-Mart has no comment.

December 14, 2010: 35 workers killed at That's It Sportswear Ltd factory in Bangladesh

  • Wal-Mart has no comment.

September 11, 2012: Over 300 workers killed at Ali Enterprises in Karachi, Pakistan

  • Wal-Mart has no comment.

November 24, 2012: 112 workers killed in fire at Tazreen Fashions, Bangladesh

  • Wal-Mart had absolutely no idea that factory manufactured their apparel.
  • Wal-Mart blames a supplier.
  • Wal-Mart promises changes.
  • Wal-Mart adopts a “zero-tolerance” policy and "frequent in-person monitoring"

April 24, 2013: At least 70 workers killed in Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh

Update: The official body count of the April 24 disaster is close to 400 people. Wal-Mart still has no comment.

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