April 1, 2000

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GAP sweatshop fight goes on

Big Frenso protest against low wages, long hours and no personal rights in GAP Saipain sweatshops.While 13 of 17 Saipain sweatshop owners have agreed to independent monitoring of their factories, organizing rights, back pay and pay increases and to pay $8 million, GAP and 3 others are holding out: Target, Penney and Lane Bryant. Sign above protests the owners of GAP buying and planning to log redwoods on California north coast.

Buy A Bale A Month Club

As reported in our e-mail message of October 12, member Vic Bedoian has organized a Buy A Bale A Month Club. Each club member pledges to donate to SunMt $5 a month to buy, truck and store a bale of straw for Baby SunHouse, SunMt's demonstration passive solar straw bale-adobe dwelling. Purpose to develop engineering data so that straw bale construction can become a part of the regular building code. The club will live until the project is fully financed. You can join by sending in your first $5.

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