Sat, Nov 12, 2016 - 10:08am

Post Election Reflections

Small Farmers, Big Change
November 12, 2016

The following article was written by Rob Everts, Co-President, Equal Exchange
Devastating. Disorienting. Frightening.
There’s no escaping it. Viscerally and pragmatically, the future looks really bleak as we absorb what transpired in this country last Tuesday.

Fri, Oct 14, 2016 - 2:45pm

As Halloween Approaches, Think About Where Your Chocolate Comes From

Small Farmers, Big Change
October 14, 2016

On September 10th a fatal fire at the Tampaco Foil Packaging Factory in Bangladesh left 41 dead, 10 missing,  and 35 critically injured.  Over one month later, the families of the victims have received not one penny of compensation from the loss of their loved ones, nor one additional paycheck from the deceased workers’ salaries.  The factory made the packaging for the products of various multi-national companies including Nestle.

Wed, Aug 10, 2016 - 3:53pm

Equal Exchange Needs You!

Small Farmers, Big Change
August 10, 2016

Dear Friend,
Equal Exchange needs you.
As Equal Exchange turns 30 this year, and we reflect on the journey we have traveled, we are both immensely proud and infinitely concerned. We have accomplished more than we ever dreamed possible back in 1986. We have sparked enormous reform in the U.S. specialty coffee industry. And we have built a supply chain from scratch that, against all odds, gives small farmer co-ops a fighting chance and a seat at the table.


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