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Be a Biographer: Fighting the Sex Trade with Design

Be a Biographer is a new design contest that aims to help women affected by the huge illegal sex trade in Southeast Asia.

Designers all over the world are submitting graphics for a new apparel line that tell the story of a sex trade survivor. Judges will pick a few winning designs, and sex trade survivors will make the resulting clothes themselves (paid, and in fair conditions, of course), learning valuable skills in the meantime.


Any additional money from the sale of the line will go toward nonprofit work on the sex trade problem. People's lives will improve.

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If you're a GOOD reader with design skills (and I suspect there are a few out there) check out the Be a Biographer site for all the details.

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