I Got Hired At A Bangladesh Sweatshop. Meet My 9-Year-Old Boss

Portrait Of A 9-Year-Old Sweatshop Worker

Some days are good for Meem, others she likes to forget as quickly as possible.

The first time I saw Meem, which was also my first day at work at a sweatshop, she was having a good day despite the wretched heat. She sat cross-legged on the concrete floor, a tiny, frail figure among piles of collars, cuffs and other parts of unstitched shirts.

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