Nike: A model company that cares for workers’ rights

    Nike targets abuse in Malaysian factories

From The Wall Street Journal Asia, source Malaysian Insider

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KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 4 — Nike Inc said it has taken steps to correct worker-abuse problems in a factory it uses in Malaysia, an action that the athletic-apparel giant said reflects its concerns about the country’s chronic labour shortage and how it affects factory workers.

Nike on Friday alleged abuse at Hytex Integrated Bhd., a Kuala Lumpur-based garment manufacturer that owns a factory producing Nike T-shirts. Nike, which is based in Beaverton, Oregon, the United States, said it had completed its initial investigation into “claims of unacceptable living conditions, withholding of worker passports and garnishing of wages” that began after an Australian television report last month alleged worker mistreatment at Hytex.

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Facist Myanmar Tatmadaw and SPDC Fascist Junta

Facist Myanmar Tatmadaw

When analysed the defining features of the Facist Myanmar Tatmadaw, it fullfills the basic features defined or identified by Dr. Lawrence Britt in his famous, “Fourteen Defining Characteristics Of Fascism”

Dr. Lawrence Britt has examined the fascist regimes of- 
  •  Hitler (Germany),
  • Mussolini (Italy)
  • Franco (Spain)
  • Suharto (Indonesia) 
  • and several Latin American regimes.

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