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Josephine Shaw Lowell
“It is the duty of consumers to find out under what conditions the articles they purchase are produced and distributed and to insist that these conditions shall be wholesome and consistent with a respectable existence on the part of the workers.”
Josephine Shaw Lowell, U.S. consumer advocate, Progressive Reform leader
(1843 - 1905)