omg, we’re screwed!

savehandmade

WTF has our goverment done?!!!!!!!!

these articles explain the shocking & disturbing 411:

http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/264507

http://cynjonnoah.blogspot.com/2008/12/longishbut-please-read-this.html

http://www.mamanista.com/2008/12/contraband-sock-monkeys.html

read ’em & weep. 

BE INFORMED.  SPREAD THE WORD.  TAKE ACTION.  HURRY or ALL THINGS HANDMADE & RECYCLED WILL BE ILLEGAL!!!!

Here’s what you can do to help save handmade toys and the jobs of American artisans:

Sign the Petition:
http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/handmadetoys/

Write to your United States Congress Person and Senator to request changes in the CPSIA to save handmade toys. Use this sample letter or write your own:
http://www.handmadetoyalliance.org/how-you-can-help

Vote to modify the CPSIA on change.org:
The Top 10 Ideas will Be presented to President Obama on Inauguration Day.
http://www.change.org/ideas/view/save_handmade_toys_from_the_cpsia

Join the Save Handmade Facebook Group – Now over 2,500 Members Strong!
Here you can post comments, and access videos and news updates about the issue.
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#/group.php?gid=49551386833&ref=mf

Join the CPSIA information group:
http://cpsia-central.ning.com/

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2 Responses

  1. This is really scary! I’ll be writing my letter asap!

  2. I am a bit embarrassed to say that this is the first I have heard of this. Thanks for the enlightenment.
    I have signed the petition and will be sending a letter to my congeressman.
    xoxo

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