Title

"City" piece on the Center for Cultural Exchange in Portland, which is renting i

Source

Casco Bay Weekly

Date

8-23-2001

Pages

8-9

Abstract

"City" piece on the Center for Cultural Exchange in Portland, which is renting its facilities to Nike Inc., for the corporation's annual shareholders' meeting on Sept. 17. Oregon-based Nike, which owns Cole Haan shoe company of Yarmouth, is a footwear and apparel company known for its exploitation of workers in sweatshops across the globe. Spokesmen for Mainers Against Globalization, the Maine Clean Clothes Campaign and the Maine AFL-CIO say they expect their groups to protest the meeting with demonstrations.

Subjects

Center for Cultural Exchange -- Portland, Nike Inc

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