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Press Center
A showcase of recent and archived press articles,
ads and web sites featuring American Apparel.

Television & Radio

CBS Sunday Morning
CBS Sunday Morning correspondent John Blackstone came by the factory to shoot a profile on American Apparel and CEO Dov Charney that ran on Super Bowl Sunday.
The Colbert Report
American Apparel makes a brief but memorable appearance in the "Better Know a District" segment.
Opening Soon: By Design
This episode of Opening Soon: By Design documents the opening of American Apparel's Key West store.
CNBC On the Money
A segment on Second Life highlights American Apparel's presence there.
NBC Today Show
Made in the USA, The Appeal of American Apparel.
Charlie Rose
American Apparel founder, Dov Charney sits down for an interview with Charlie Rose.
ABC News - Nightline
ABC News Nightline explores the critical issue on immigration legislation profiling its impact on Los Angeles. CEO Dov Charney shares his viewpoints.
Modern Marvels
American Apparel is featured on The History Channel's Modern Marvels show documenting the history of cotton.
ABC 20/20
Dov Charney headlines an episode of 20/20 about exciting entrepreneurs and their companies.
Morning Update: Business View Report
Dov Charney talks about where he started and where his company is going.
Hillary Clinton speaks at the Aspen Ideas Festival.
ABC World News Tonight
American Apparel is featured.
Jim Chapman interviews Dov Charney (Audio only)
CBC Radio
The Apprenticeship of Dov Charney
Dov Charney is spotlighted
(Spanish Language, English Subtitles)

Telemundo's article featuring American Apparel as the "model factory."
Life & Style
Life & Style selects American Apparel's Racerback Dress as an item they "can't live without"
(Spanish Language, English Subtitles)

American Apparel hosts a voter registration drive with Councilman Antonio Villaraigosa and Senator Gil Cedillo at the Downtown Los Angeles factory.
Noticias 22
(Spanish Language, English Subtitles)

Noticias 22's coverage of American Apparel's voter registration drive.
(Spanish Language, English Subtitles)

Another article featuring American Apparel's voter registration drive featuring Senator Gil Cedillo.
The California Report
American Apparel is spotlighted in The California Report Magazine. (Audio only)
(Spanish Language, English Subtitles)

Telemundo visits American Apparel in Downtown Los Angeles.
CBC News
CBC News article on American Apparel.
Despierta America
(Spanish Language, English Subtitles)

Despierta America spends time with American Apparel workers.
Rai TV
(Italian Language, English Subtitles)

Rai TV's interview with Dov Charney.
Lou Dobbs Tonight
Dov Charney's appearance on the CNN program "Lou Dobbs Tonight."
Life and Times
Dov Charney speaks candidly about the state of falsely documented workers in Southern California in light of President Bush's recent guest-worker program proposal.
Off the Roof
Dov Charney talks about American Apparel's inception, the stages of T-shirt manufacturing as well as the historical role played by the Latino community in the industry.
Fashion TV
Fashion TV spends time with Dov Charney.
Dov Charney on CNN
Dov Charney featured as a morning maverick on CNN.
American Apparel Featured on PBS
PBS' documentary series "Realidades" provides a colorful insight on American Apparel's sweatshop-free business practices, Charney's business philosophies and the individual stories of the workers at American Apparel.
American Apparel on PBS
(Edited for the Internet)

PBS' "News Hour With Jim Leherer" explores the Fashion Industry's standards of worker exploitation and American Apparel's progressive business model of integrating technology, design and human dignity.
American Apparel on KMEX
(Spanish Language)

KMEX News piece on American Apparel's innovative TV commercial for employment outreach in the community.