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Italian Edition of Overdressed Hits Shelves Apr. 17, Exposing the Toll of Cheap Fashion

The Italian translation of Overdressed is hitting shelves on April 17, 2018, complete with a freshly updated intro for Italian readers! The landmark fast fashion exposé by journalist Elizabeth L. Cline comes with a compelling new cover and title as well. “Siete pazzi a indossarlo!” translates as “You are crazy to wear it! Because cheap fashion poisons …

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Elizabeth Cline Discusses the Rana Plaza Factory Collapse on MSNBC Jansing & Co.

Nearly three weeks after the Rana Plaza garment factory building collapse in Bangladesh, police have called off the search for bodies. The death toll from the worst accident in the industry’s history is 1,127. Under intense pressure to respond to the tragedy, Bangladesh’s government agreed Monday to allow garment workers to unionize without permission from …

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Elizabeth Cline on NPR’s Fresh Air: Is Bangladesh Tragedy a Final Straw?

On April 24, 2013, a garment factory that manufactures products for international clothing companies collapsed outside of Dhaka, Bangladesh, killing more than 1,200 people and injuring thousands more. It was the worst industrial tragedy of the 21st century and the deadliest in fashion’s history. Overdressed author Elizabeth Cline was invited on NPR’s Fresh Air With …

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