As many as 50,000 employees are on strike at Yue Yuen Industrial, a major Adidas and Nike supplier in the southern Chinese city of Dongguan. Activists say it’s one of China’s largest worker strikes ever.”This is a result of the long term exploitation of this big enterprise,” said Suki Chung, the executive director of Hong Kong nonprofit Labor Action China. “Workers’ demands are very clear.”Strikers say that they are not being paid the full amount of social insurance and housing benefits owed to them.
“But I played that for Eric B, and he was interested, told me, ‘We can make a record.’ And things turned out where I couldn’t go to college. I had to focus on my rap career; things kind of took off fast. Man, I had no idea it was going to be that big.
LAEL: Growing up with 9 older brothers, I grew up watching them play and going to the footy to watch them play and I always loved it. When we had the opportunity to create the girls team after they created the Auburn Tigers men’s team me and Amna got together and it was a chance that we couldn’t miss. This is the Auburn Tigers, a club that’s challenging perceptions of what an Australian rules club should be like..
And while designer shoes tend to conjure up images of red bottomed stilettos and pointy leather heels, much of the current demand is for men’s sneakers in flashy styles.These shoes from Giuseppe Zanotti cost $1,295Shoe designer Giuseppe Zanotti, who launched his first sneaker in 2012, said the demand for high end kicks surprised him.”When I started designing sneakers, I would have never imagined they would have been such a successful endeavor. I honestly think that nobody expected this boom,” he said.His line includes a high top sneaker with snake skin print, gold plated straps and side zippers. Another pair is a silver printed 3D calfskin high top sneaker with black plates.Zanotti’s sneakers range from $500 $1,500, and he credits Kayne West as the first person to wear one of his styles.
Where we can live without keys in our pocket, without using cash, without having a wallet or cellphone, Frey said. We have truly interactive clothing so that our clothing can actually accept our phone calls and maybe we have glasses on or contacts with some visual aspect. I think they definitely working on products in this area because that the holy grail.
On May 8, Rock Creek Christian sophomore Earl Timberlake received an offer from Georgetown while on an unofficial visit to campus. Timberlake plays for Team Takeover’s 16U Elite Youth Basketball League team, and played some point guard during the second April evaluation period. The 6 foot 5 Timberlake previously had offers from Virginia Tech, Kansas State and Penn State..