Aja Frost

Aja Frost

College student by day...

and freelancer by night. I specialize in career, productivity, and technology.

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Forever 21, H&M, Zara, Uniqlo: Who's Paying for our Cheap Clothes ...

Forever 21, H&M, Zara, Uniqlo: Who's Paying for our...

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Is The “Uber of House Cleaning” Just As Bad?

Share. by Aja Frost on September 19, 2014 .... Aja Frost is a student at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and a regular contributor to Her Campus, The Prospect, and her  ......

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Sorry Zara, Your Lack of Ethics is a Deal-Breaker

by Aja Frost on September 5, 2014 .... Aja Frost is a student at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and a regular contributor to Her Campus, The Prospect, and her college ......

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7 Affordable Restaurants That Treat Employees Fairly

by Aja Frost on August 28, 2014 .... Aja Frost is a student at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and a regular contributor to Her Campus, The Prospect, and her college ......

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2 More Serious Problems with How Your Clothes Are Made

Americans are in love with buying cheap clothes. But there are huge ethical problems with stores like H&M and Zara, that hurt you, the environment, and artists everywhere....

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The Future of Ethical Shopping is Here

Refocus your everyday purchases into grassroots activism. This new app helps you get the info you need, so you can support the companies that match your values....

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Sorry Zara, Your Lack of Ethics is a Deal-Breaker

Clothing store Zara has made headlines with a few offensive products lately. But the issue with the store goes much, much deeper....

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One Clothing Store Only Sells Smalls. That's Not Okay.

Brandy Melville is one of the hottest new retailers today. They've been making waves for—get this—selling...

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This Controversial Mineral is Used in All Tech Devices. Here's How to Fight Back

Ever heard of tantalum? It's what makes it possible for you to read these words—but its sale is propping up human rights violations. Fight back in these 3 ways....

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Target’s New Fashion Line Features Women You Rarely See in Media

37% of people in America are part of this group, but companies don't often pay attention to them. See what Target's doing differently in their latest project....

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This Company Has a Terrible Track Record for Religious Discrimination

This is ridiculous—and the fight is headed to the Supreme Court....

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2 Brilliant Solutions to America's Food Waste Problem

We've got to get our act together. And here's a clever way to hold ourselves responsible....

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What's the Ingredient in Your Phone That's Also Used to Fund Civil War?

We're taking a closer look at what's really in your phone—and the results aren't pretty....

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This is What a Real STEM Barbie Looks Like

Can Barbie change with the times?...

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American Apparel's Got a New CEO: Can She Save the Company's Reputation?

American Apparel is well known for having great employee benefits... and a seriously offensive CEO. With his departure, can the new hire change his legacy?...