My friend it is easy to sit in your comfort and ask for these humanitarian petition but look on the other side of the coin that what will these children do to feed themselves.It is right that child's place is in playground and not on the working field but remember my friend hunger is the biggest evil and again they will be forced to do work but this time not by anyone else but by there own fate. So this petition will only make their life worse unless it does not support an alternati for their livelihood
Wow, I didn't consider that. Thanks for pointing that out.
Very true - it's not just about stopping evil practices, but replacing them with good alternatives.
Destroying the rain forest and wildlife habitat so that industries manufacture a product that has all ready been proven to be detrimental to our health, people should be taught to grow foods that are beneficial to them and grow in dependant from industrialized bloodsuckers
The proper alternative is for corporations that are exploiting children so they can more money to cease the practice and hire their parents. Most of these exploited children aren't just having to feed themselves but their whole families. Corporate greed is the problem and will continue to be as long as they can continue exploiting the poor.
The problem here is, as long as there is poverty in these countries. Such practices will never end. People in the west play with money like it's nothing. One person eats enough food in one meal which four could eat. The real cause of child labour, piracy, etc is poverty. Those children's parents send them to work because the are poor.
And the real cause of poverty is greed.
In this day and time that such practices still exist atrocious.is
There is nothing as loathsome as the exploitation of innocent children. This action must end right now!
These palm oil plantation are taking over the wild forests, destroying nature, and in all our foods, I use Olive Oil only, healthy, the trees grow to a great age, and generally doesn't deforest the third world....
Bonjour kerry votre commentaire me va tout droit au coeur.je sais de quoi je parle pasque moi je suis en cote divoire ici il ya plusieurs plantations de palmier a huile vraiment jaime votre commentaire.
This is absolutely disgusting! The palm oil industry not only destroys rain forests and causes smog during the burnings, now we find out that children are being used t
totally agree business need to show on there products there USING SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL
I will not use products that contribute to deforestation or child labor. Period. I will actively search for information pertaining to these issues and spread the word.
I totally agree with you
Child labor is even worse in Africa and the campaign is a wake up call to all.
Do any of Cargill's products end up in the United Kingdom or France ? I should like to know
Why do you want to know? Oh I see you want to boycott the products and have the stores that sell them remove them from the shelves? Great idea, but will it be enough to impact the real problem of corporate greed? Probably not, but it could well be a step in the right direction for other corporations besides Cargill.
@John David Floyd, you are not an advanced country, i.e. the US, you make war, you destroy the world's resources, you consume consume consume, you have huge health problems (in you advanced country) and you are typically egotistic and brain washed about your country, the country that is history will be marked with the period of western domination, abuse and war mongering, travel a bit, get a bit of empathy for your fellow human, sorry i dont agree one iota with you. fair trade Sarah? maybe...
@John David Floyd, you are not an advanced country, i.e. the US, you make war, you destroy the world's resources, you consume consume consume, you have huge health problems (in you advanced country) and you are typically egotistic and brain washed about your country, the country that is history will be marked with the period of western domination, abuse and war mongering, travel a bit, get a bit of empathy for your fellow human, sorry i dont agree one iota with you. fair trade Sarah? maybe maybe not, fair trade destroys fragile economies and is an interference again by the western countries they think know better for other peoples lives, just dont buy processed foods (which are mostly shit) and eat whole foods and real food. wake up western world