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Refugee risks everything on NYC’s garment industry — one $350 sweatshirt at a time

An Eritrean refugee is again risking everything for a new future — launching a casual street wear line with a “Made in New York” guarantee. “Hopefully this galvanizes people and inspires others to make clothing right here in New York,” said designer Áwet Woldegebriel, who has invested his life savings in a high-priced brand that… Read More »