#slavery

  • Article: Slavery Is the Indian Textile Industry's 'Dirty Secret'
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    Slavery Is the Indian Textile Industry's 'Dirty Secret'

    Jan. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Millions of people work as virtual slaves to repay debts throughout India. Read more

  • Article: Netflix Accused of Glamorizing Child Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Netflix Accused of Glamorizing Child Sex Trafficking

    Jan. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 50 advocates signed a letter condemning the new drama "Baby." Read more

  • Article: Students' Secret Notes Uncover Child Marriage and Sex Trafficking in India
    Girls & Women

    Students' Secret Notes Uncover Child Marriage and Sex Trafficking in India

    Jan. 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Their anonymous tips alert police to trafficking before it's too late. Read more

  • Article: Sex Trafficking Is on the Rise in West Virginia Due to This Growing Problem
    Girls & Women

    Sex Trafficking Is on the Rise in West Virginia Due to This Growing Problem

    By David Brand|Jan. 3, 2018

    West Virginia has launched an initiative to identify and intervene in cases of sex trafficking. Read more

  • Article: Gummy Bear Maker Haribo Investigating Reports of Slavery on Brazil Plantations
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    Gummy Bear Maker Haribo Investigating Reports of Slavery on Brazil Plantations

    Oct. 27, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A documentary alleged that workers producing a key ingredient were trapped in modern-day slavery. Read more

  • Article: This Woman First Escaped Slavery. Then She Tackled Mount Everest.
    Girls & Women

    This Woman First Escaped Slavery. Then She Tackled Mount Everest.

    May 23, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Kanchhi Maya Tamang is on a mission. Read more

  • Article: Refugee and Migrant Children Are Being Trafficked at Record Rates, UN Says
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    Refugee and Migrant Children Are Being Trafficked at Record Rates, UN Says

    May 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It is unconscionable that we are not adequately defending children from these predators." Read more

  • Article: Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi to Retrace Trafficking Routes
    Girls & Women

    Girls Freed From Mumbai's Brothels Learn Hindi to Retrace Trafficking Routes

    Feb. 1, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Most trafficked girls having never been to school or forced to drop out early. Read more