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  1. workplace harassment
    Workers Making Lululemon Clothes Say They’re Beaten and Harassed on the JobA new report alleges workers in Bangladesh are underpaid and called “sluts” and “whores” by their managers.
  2. More Than 500,000 Rohingya Refugees Have Fled Violence in MyanmarThere’s still no end in sight to the crisis.
  3. awful things
    20 Dead, Mostly Foreigners, After Terror Attack on Restaurant in BangladeshThe well-organized attack by suspected Islamist militants struck one of the most affluent and secure neighborhoods in Dhaka, and follows years of extremist violence in Bangladesh.
  4. terrible things
    Bangladesh Factories Are Still Deadly Fire TrapsNine workers died and 46 were injured on Tuesday.
  5. sweatshops
    Oh Good, Some Retailers Are Trying to Fix BangladeshTarget, Gap, and Walmart will inspect all their factories there.
  6. sweatshops
    Governments Finally Meet About BangladeshBut will they actually do anything?
  7. sad things
    Another Clothing Factory Collapsed in Southeast AsiaThree were killed. 
  8. terrible things
    Three Die in Yet Another Factory CollapseThis time at an Asics shoe factory in Cambodia.
  9. bangladesh
    Several Companies Refuse to Sign Bangladesh Safety ContractThey’re “looking for their own solutions.”
  10. sad things
    H&M, Zara, and Other Brands Pledge to Help Bangladesh“This agreement will save lives.”
  11. miracles
    A Bangladeshi Woman Survived 17 Days Under Factory RubbleTrapped inside a Muslim prayer room.
  12. terrible things
    Bangladesh Garment Factory Fire Kills EightThe clothing industry’s death toll inches closer to 1,000.
  13. things that are terrible
    Owner of Bangladesh Clothing Factory Arrested; Death Toll Nearly 400Nine hundred workers are still missing.
  14. things that are terrible
    Death Toll Passes 300 in Collapse of Bangladesh Clothing FactoryRescuers are continuing find employees alive in the wreckage.
  15. terrible things
    Bangladesh Factory Fire Kills Seven, Only Exit Might Have Been Locked“We all ran for the stairs, but the exit was locked.”
  16. movies
    See a Trailer for the Bangladeshi HulkAfter being pantsed in front of the woman he loves, a young man turns into … HALKa.