Imprisoned Galaxy Workers -- sewing clothing for Wal-Mart -- are freed!

January, 05 2011 Share


The Institute for Global Labour & Human Rights in collaboration with the Jordanian Ministry of Labor freed five guest workers who had been imprisoned under false charges while working at the Galaxy Fashion factory in the Al Hassan Industrial Park in Jordan.  Galaxy produces clothing for Wal-Mart and Hanes, which enters the U.S. duty-free under the U.S.-Jordan Free Trade Agreement.