#Slavery

  • Article: Why Everyone Should Honor Juneteenth
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    Why Everyone Should Honor Juneteenth

    By Daniele Selby|June 19, 2018

    Slaves in Texas learned of their freedom on June 19, 1865 — about two-and-half years late. Read more

  • Article: Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea
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    Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    Most North Korean workers earn between $2 and $3 per month. Read more

  • Article: Young Brits Are at Risk of Being Dragged Into Slavery in Mallorca Party Jobs
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    Young Brits Are at Risk of Being Dragged Into Slavery in Mallorca Party Jobs

    June 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "(These) workers are an exploited and vulnerable group of people," according to the government. Read more

  • Article: Why Kanye West Was Called Out by Anti-Slavery Campaigners
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    Why Kanye West Was Called Out by Anti-Slavery Campaigners

    May 2, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The rapper's controversial comments have sparked fierce backlash on Twitter. Read more

  • Article: Indian Child Brides Are Being Sold As Sex Slaves and Servants, Officials Say
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    Indian Child Brides Are Being Sold As Sex Slaves and Servants, Officials Say

    May 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Child marriage in India has been cut in half, but it's still a common practice in some areas. Read more

  • Article: New York City Just Removed This Controversial Statue From Central Park
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    New York City Just Removed This Controversial Statue From Central Park

    By Joe McCarthy|April 18, 2018

    All across the US, controversial monuments are being challenged. Read more

  • Article: This Is What It's Like to Be Sex Trafficked in India at 14
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    This Is What It's Like to Be Sex Trafficked in India at 14

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 1, 2018|International Justice Mission

    Sadhna thought she would be helping with housework, until she was drugged and raped. 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