Top 4 reasons to like Made in America

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It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the horrifying stories of human rights violations perpetuated by the fashion industry and it’s hard to know where to begin if you want to do something about it. For me, one of the easiest check points when evaluating the quality and integrity of a brand has be to check the tag for a happy “Made in the USA”, of course, I live in California, so please understand that my perspective is that of an American resident.

Made in America infographic

1. Accountability. Some of the issues that make us worry about the working conditions in outsourced operations  have to do with the fact that there doesn’t seem to be a direct party responsible for such ventures, but rather, the responsibility is diluted throughout the many segments of what has become a convoluted supply chain. When intermediaries and contractors are involved, and the factories are thousands of miles away from the…

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