Human Rights for Santa’s Elves?

Today, December 10th is International Human Rights Day. Are the rights of Santa’s elves being respected as they toil to make your gifts?

I finished most of my Christmas shopping yesterday. But this year I felt less morally conflicted about spending so much money on frivolous gifts while so many others don’t even have enough for their basic needs. Because this year I’ve had a revelation, thanks to my new workplace: virtually everything we buy in the wealthy West is made not by elves, but by someone in a developing country… >>read more

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