#Slavery

  • Article: The Biggest Companies in Asia Are Joining to Fight Slavery
    Finance & Innovation

    The Biggest Companies in Asia Are Joining to Fight Slavery

    Jan. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    They hope that a corporate-backed movement will succeed where activism failed. Read more

  • Article: Women Really Are Tougher Than Men. Science Just Confirmed It
    Girls & Women

    Women Really Are Tougher Than Men. Science Just Confirmed It

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 15, 2018

    Hey humans. It’s time to woman up. 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: Libyan Slave Traders May Be Committing Crimes Against Humanity
    Citizenship

    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

  • Article: People Are Taking to the Streets in Paris After Report Shows Migrant Slave Auctions in Libya
    Citizenship

    People Are Taking to the Streets in Paris After Report Shows Migrant Slave Auctions in Libya

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 20, 2017

    “We cannot be a silent witness to modern day slavery, rape, and unlawful killings.” 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: More Than 100,000 Girls in Tanzania Work in Domestic Servitude in Slave-Like Conditions
    Girls & Women

    More Than 100,000 Girls in Tanzania Work in Domestic Servitude in Slave-Like Conditions

    By Daniele Selby|Nov. 9, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    They were lured into a form of modern day slavery with promises of school and money. Read more

  • Article: Cambodian Women Are Being Lured to China and Sold as 'Brides'
    Girls & Women

    Cambodian Women Are Being Lured to China and Sold as 'Brides'

    Aug. 8, 2017|News Deeply and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Lured to China with the promise of well-paid jobs, Cambodian women are instead trafficked. Read more