September 20, 2019 Issue

In Focus

Walk to Remember

Some 200,000 Rohingya gather in the Kutupalong refugee camp on August 25 to mark the two year anniversary of a military crackdown in Myanmar. The violence prompted the mass exodus of more than 730,000 Rohingya who sought safety in Bangladesh. Earlier in the week, officials failed for a second time to repatriate a small number of refugees due to their ongoing concerns about having no path to citizenship in Myanmar
Launch Slideshow 4 PHOTOS
Making the industry's 80 billion garments per year requires huge amounts of water and toxic chemicals. It employs every sixth person on Earth—most in dangerous conditions for very little money.