This tee proclaims “I am free loved radiant” in orange, blue, and pink. The shirt is 100% fair trade, organic cotton. The words echo the new self-confidence of survivors of human trafficking.
Freeset is a fair trade business offering employment to women trapped in Kolkata’s sex trade. Shruti creates ethcial fashion accessories at Freeset. “I came to work at Freeset so I could provide for myself and my family and my grandchildren,” she says. “I used to pray to God to help me and he has shown me the right road. God gave me this job and now I am healthy.”