#Slavery

  • Article: Male Slaves in Britain Struggle to Get Support as Numbers Soar

    Male Slaves in Britain Struggle to Get Support as Numbers Soar

    Aug. 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Concerns are growing about limited support in a system largely focused on women. Read more

  • Article: 7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 6, 2019

    The celebrated author wrote 11 novels and prominently featured black female characters. Read more

  • Article: Britain Deports Dozens of Slavery Survivors Despite Re-Trafficking Fears

    Britain Deports Dozens of Slavery Survivors Despite Re-Trafficking Fears

    Aug. 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Anti-slavery charities say the numbers could be just the tip of the iceberg. Read more

  • Article: UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    July 19, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The financial benefits of providing 12 months of assistance to former slaves far outweigh the costs. Read more

  • Article: To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says

    To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says

    July 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Forced labor is considered legal or a minor offense in close to 100 countries. Read more

  • Article: Survivors of Religious Sex Slavery Are Rescuing Victims in India

    Survivors of Religious Sex Slavery Are Rescuing Victims in India

    July 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Survivors not only know where to look for victims, but can help them overcome shame and stigma. Read more

  • Article: More Than 500 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims Were Locked Up in the UK Last Year

    More Than 500 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims Were Locked Up in the UK Last Year

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    New data shows how many people detained under immigration laws are likely victims of slavery. Read more

  • Article: 2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report

    2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report

    July 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Stateless people, enslaved individuals, and those living in conflict areas are the most affected. Read more