Why should we believe that fair trade is a trend rather than a fad?

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This is a great question. Let me begin with what fair trade is and then give a few thoughts. 

Fair trade is a social movement that seeks to pay a fair amount of money for goods and services usually from third world countries to promote equality and economic justice. As one can see, the idea behind this movement is very noble. But whether it will persist is another question. 

In my opinion, it will not thrive for two reasons. 

First, the world economy is not doing well. For this reason, people are trying to cut costs where they can get...

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