#Modern Day Slavery

  • Article: Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines
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    Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines

    Sept. 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Police found some children as young as 10 handling dangerous chemicals. Read more

  • Article: South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day
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    South Korean and Taiwanese Protesters Mark First-Ever 'Comfort Women' Day

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 14, 2018

    An estimated 200,000 women were enslaved during WWII. Read more

  • Article: What Global Citizens Need to Know About Australia's New Modern Slavery Legislation
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    What Global Citizens Need to Know About Australia's New Modern Slavery Legislation

    By Madeleine Keck|July 16, 2018

    Australia has stepped up its fight to end modern slavery. Read more

  • Article: UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case
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    UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The nurse submitted five Nigerians to rituals, before forcing them to work in brothels. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Urges People to 'Hear the Cries' of Modern Slaves
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    Pope Francis Urges People to 'Hear the Cries' of Modern Slaves

    June 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The pope said he was praying for the freedom of people trapped in slavery. Read more

  • Article: YouTube Star Unboxes a Fresh Pair of Kicks — With a Modern-Day Slavery Twist
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    YouTube Star Unboxes a Fresh Pair of Kicks — With a Modern-Day Slavery Twist

    May 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Fast fashion has a human cost. It's $90. Read more

  • Article: Amazon 'Slavery Gets S*** Done' T-Shirts Have Outraged Shoppers
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    Amazon 'Slavery Gets S*** Done' T-Shirts Have Outraged Shoppers

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 22, 2018

    The range of products also includes baby bibs, jumpers, and tote bags. Read more

  • Article: Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity
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    Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity

    Dec. 8, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Young African men bound for Europe are frequently caught in trafficking networks and sold for labor. Read more