#Slavery

  • Article: Why British Farms Are 'Failing' Modern Slavery Test

    Why British Farms Are 'Failing' Modern Slavery Test

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 16, 2018

    Workers face exploitative wages and physical attacks. Read more

  • Article: 6 Myths About Human Trafficking and 3 Ways You Can Help End It

    6 Myths About Human Trafficking and 3 Ways You Can Help End It

    From International Justice Mission|July 30, 2018

    Trafficking is a crime that thrives in secrecy. Read more

  • Article: Top UK Retailer Backs Job Scheme for Modern Slavery Survivors

    Top UK Retailer Backs Job Scheme for Modern Slavery Survivors

    July 23, 2018

    They will offer four-week work placements that could lead to a permanent job. Read more

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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 28, 2018

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

  • Article: Why Everyone Should Honor Juneteenth

    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

    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

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 1, 2018

    "(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

    Why Kanye West Was Called Out by Anti-Slavery Campaigners

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 2, 2018

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