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(From Google on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:06:45 GMT)
HipHopDXJay Z Says TIDAL Is Like "Fair Trade"
If they're not being compensated properly, then I think we'll lose some writers and producers and people like that who depend on fair trade. Some would probably have to take another job, and I think we'll lose some great writers in the process. Is it ...
Jay Z Wants TIDAL To "Extend The Album Cycle" & Restore "Fair Trade" In Music
Will Jay-Z's Tidal Convince People to Pay for Streaming Music?
Jay Z, Beyoncé, Madonna and rich friends offer pricey Spotify alternative ...
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(From Google on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:22:42 GMT)
FreshPlaza'Fairtrade Brasil', newest Fairtrade organization
'Fairtrade Brasil', the newest Fairtrade organization, was officially launched in Brazil today. The organization joins 25 other Fairtrade organizations across the world that promote Fairtrade products in their countries. Fairtrade Brasil was ...
(From Google on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:58:41 GMT)Dramatic revisions to the Fair Trade Act
On January 22, 2015, the Legislative Yuan passed the amendment of Fair Trade Act. This amendment is the most dramatic and influential one in the history that comprises 70 percent of revision. Under the amendment, the legal system of market competition ...
(From Google on Sat, 28 Mar 2015 10:01:11 GMT)
New York PostFair-trade condoms are now a thing
New York Post
Lauren Singer composts, buys in bulk and has used so little waste over the past two years that all of her trash fits into a mason jar. But when it comes to sex, she was, until recently, like a lot of women: Sustainability wasn't as big a concern as ...
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(From Google on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 21:09:13 GMT)
St. Mary's UniversitySt. Mary's is Texas' first Fair Trade University
St. Mary's University
Fair trade is a social movement that helps producers in developing countries work in safe conditions, improve the lives of their families, and earn extra money to invest in their communities. Producers – often children – of coffee, tea, chocolate ...
(From Google on Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:06:02 GMT)Press Release: Interest in Fairtrade Gold Blossoms in 2015
Press Release: Enough gold to make over 3,700 Fairtrade gold wedding rings has arrived in the U.K. this month. The shipment, weighing 15 kg, was received by CRED Jewellery and marks the third month of the Fairtrade Foundation's "I Do" campaign, which ...
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(From Google on Mon, 23 Mar 2015 22:01:05 GMT)
Christian Science MonitorSafeway joins push for Fair Trade seafood in the US
Christian Science Monitor
Safeway, the supermarket chain, and Fair Trade USA have launched a new partnership to bring Fair Trade certified seafood into the North American market, as sustainable fishing and harvesting become an important topic of discussion globally.
(From Google on Tue, 17 Mar 2015 20:48:18 GMT)
cleveland.com (blog)Cleveland Heights council establishes Fair Trade Zone in the city
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio -- The city officially became a "Fair Trade Town" on Monday (March 16) as council threw its support behind a more fully-realized global economy. In doing so, Cleveland Heights became only the second Fair Trade Town in the ...
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(From Google on Tue, 10 Mar 2015 15:23:09 GMT)Fairtrade is sadly losing appeal for UK buyers
For the first time ever, Fairtrade International saw its UK sales fall by nearly 4 percent in 2014. This is a significant drop for an organization that has been a forerunner in ethical shopping for the past two decades. Shoppers are less interested in ...
(From Google on Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:17:38 GMT)
Seattle GlobalistFair trade seafood, coming soon to your grocery store
In order to receive Fair Trade designation Fair Trade Fisher Associations (usually formed by groups of individual fishermen in a community or region) must meet a 250-point set of labor and environmental guidelines set by Fair Trade USA. As incentive ...
Fair Trade seafood to be sold at Seattle-area Safeways
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