In the comments section of this post, answer the following question: Do you see any of the positive or negative aspects of globalization from the video in the novel Feed? Refer to specific parts of the video and specific examples in Feed.
We have been studying globalization this week by looking at all the factors that go into making a t-shirt. We have been using NPR’s Planet Money to study this process.
Here are a few more links that will supplement your understanding.
- Nixon And Kimchi: How The Garment Industry Came To Bangladesh
- Two Sisters, A Small Room And The World Behind A T-Shirt
- Episode 501: A Shirt, A Meat Grinder And The Book Of Everything
- ‘Our Industry Follows Poverty’: Success Threatens A T-Shirt Business
- The Afterlife of American Clothes
- Episode 503: Adding Up The Cost Of The Planet Money T-Shirt