Photo Gallery Labor Leader Unites Bangladeshi Garment Workers

Poor working conditions at garment factories in Bangladesh are making headlines globally following the Rana Plaza disaster, but local labor organizer Nazma Akhter argues the plants provide women with self-determination often lacking in the country.
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