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College apparel purchasing code of conduct under scrutiny after SRC meeting

On the Friday before spring break, the Social Responsibility Committee (SRC) voted on a proposal to amend Macalester’s guidelines for purchasing apparel in response to recent factory accidents in Bangladesh. The proposal, authored by members of MPIRG’s Economic Justice Task Force and United Students Against Sweatshops (USAS), recommended amendments to Macalester’s Apparel Purchasing Code of…