00:00:00
/
00:00:00
 
Press Play to start audio

July 17, 2013

udarnitzi-record-breaking-workers-at-the-factory-krasnaya-zaria-1931.jpgblog.jpg

Painting: Udarnitzi (Record Breaking Workers) at the Factory Krasnaya Zaria by Pavel Filonov
Udarnitzi (Record Breaking Workers) at the Factory Krasnaya Zaria by Pavel Filonov
Credit
Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

In the Rubble of Rana Plaza

Produced by

Charles Kernaghan recently saw the wreckage of the factory collapse at Rana Plaza in Bangladesh that killed over 1000. He talked to the survivors, many of whom lost limbs in the disaster. Charles and his colleagues have been holding secret meetings with garment industry workers to document the conditions they face. He talks with host Dick Gordon about the challenges of fighting for workers’ rights in Bangladesh.

Music

"Build a House and Burn it Down" by The Horse Flies

, and

You might also like…

More from In the Rubble of Rana Plaza [07.17.2013]

Daily Story Update

Get daily updates and special announcements about The Story.
 

Produced by

WUNC North Carolina Public Radio 91.5 logo