#Exploitation

  • Article: The Women Who Make Your Clothes Don't Earn Enough to Make Ends Meet
    Girls & Women

    The Women Who Make Your Clothes Don't Earn Enough to Make Ends Meet

    Feb. 27, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A study of workers in Cambodia, Bangladesh, and India found the human cost of fast fashion. Read more

  • Article: ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain
    Citizenship

    ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 3, 2018

    It’s the first successful prosecution involving children under the 2015 Modern Slavery Act. Read more

  • Article: Women Forced Into Sex to Pay Hospital Bills in Parts of Asia, Africa
    Health

    Women Forced Into Sex to Pay Hospital Bills in Parts of Asia, Africa

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 11, 2017

    Hospitals are detaining patients because they can’t afford health care. Read more

  • Article: Rihanna Just Sent a Powerful Message About Working With Trans Women
    Citizenship

    Rihanna Just Sent a Powerful Message About Working With Trans Women

    By Andrew McMaster|Dec. 1, 2017

    The Fenty Beauty creator thinks objectifying identities for marketing is wrong. Read more

  • Article: Child Labor Is Most Rampant in These 5 Regions, New Report Shows
    Citizenship

    Child Labor Is Most Rampant in These 5 Regions, New Report Shows

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 16, 2017

    Children continue to toil their childhoods away in dangerous conditions. Read more

  • Article: These Are 6 of the Most Exploited Resources on Earth
    Environment

    These Are 6 of the Most Exploited Resources on Earth

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    As countries search for more resources to exploit, an enormous toll is being taken on the planet. Read more

  • Article: Undercover Video Shows Girl, 14, Married Off to Man 20 Years Older in Australia
    Girls & Women

    Undercover Video Shows Girl, 14, Married Off to Man 20 Years Older in Australia

    By Joe McCarthy|May 22, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Child marriage was legal in Australia until 2013. Read more

  • Article: Harsh pace of poultry factories means workers wear diapers
    Health

    Harsh pace of poultry factories means workers wear diapers

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2016

    It's an industry that prizes efficiency and profit over ethics. Read more