Do You Buy Fair Trade?

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Whenever Fairtrade Fortnight rolls around, Bonnie writes posts from the UK and readers ask "Why is Fair Trade green?" since it is neither local nor about saving energy. (And very occasionally, "What's a fortnight?"). Others call it a globalist scam. But when we ran this poll two years ago, a surprising 77% of respondents said they bought it whenever they could, despite the price premium. Have things changed since then?