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Dromm, DRUM lead rally after Bangladesh factory fire
Dromm, DRUM lead rally after Bangladesh factory fire
News Alexa Altman 12/11/2012 at 8:45AM

With his handheld camcorder, Gulam Sarwar Harum swept through the chanting crowd, capturing their faces and voices as they bellowed for the workers who perished in a fire in a Bangladesh factory. “Workers’ rights and human rights! Workers’ rights and human rights!” they yelled, waving homemade signs etched with English and Bengali cries for justice. [...]

South Asians step up for workers’ rights
South Asians step up for workers’ rights
Business Liam La Guerre 7/25/2012 at 4:22PM

Low-wage South Asian workers in the city are suffering from human rights violations at their workplaces through discrimination, according to a new study. The report, which is the first ever to focus on Asian immigrant workers, is the result of about 200 surveys conducted by Desis Rising Up & Moving (DRUM) and the Community Development [...]