Ghent is home to the old textile factory De Porre, hub of a thriving textile industry during the 30’s and for many years a major provider of employment. In World War II the factory was heavily bombed and rebuilt afterwards. Bankruptcy forced the factor...
Bishnoi | follow a Vedic “eco-religion” founded in the 15th century; known as the first environmentalists in the world | have filed a suit against the region's textile industry, which is polluting rivers | awaiting a verdict | Western Rajasthan, India
A Photographic Celebration of America’s Vibrant Textile Industry by Christopher Payne