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Sweatshops in Paradise: A True Story of Slavery in Modern America

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When nine Vietnamese women arrived at Virginia Lynn Sudbury's small law office in Pago Pago, on the island of Tutuila in the territory of American Samoa, she wasn't certain she would take the case. The women, workers at the Daewoosa garment factory, were trying to get the company to pay them their promised wages. She decided to take the case, however--not knowing that it ...more
Paperback, 184 pages
Published December 5th 2012 by iUniverse
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So much for an academic read, many of the issues and people mentioned in the book are still alive and well in my new island home. Sigh.
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