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1 year ago

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1 year ago
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India's Children Lost in the Black Hole of Prostitution and Human Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, child sex slaves, human trafficking )
Rose - 13 seconds ago - asianews.it

Kolkata (AsiaNews) - Thousands of minors go missing in the Indian state of West Bengal each year, forced into prostitution, working at illegal and underpaid jobs, living on the streets or sold by human traffickers.
1 year ago
12 hrs ago

Summer Trip Sparks US Man's Quest to Save Thailand's Stateless People
World  (tags: world, asia, humanrights, Human trafficking, A man Who Helped )
Rose - 10 seconds ago - voanews.com

Instead of simply documenting the problems of child labor, prostitution and human trafficking plaguing Thailand's stateless population, the University of Wisconsin junior decided to be part of the solution
1 year ago
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up to date

 Cheers

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

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1 year ago
The Girls Stolen From the Streets of India


Society & Culture  (tags: Human trafficking, women, children, abuse, ethics, humans, violence, corruption, dishonesty, death, family, murder, rights, sadness, safety )
Vivien - 1 minute ago - bbc.co.uk

The widespread killing of female foetuses and infants is well-documented, but less well-known is the trafficking of girls across the country to make up for the resulting shortages.
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1 year ago
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The Gray Haven Project: Local Nonprofit Helps Victims of Human Trafficking | Washington Times Communities


Society & Culture  (tags: Human trafficking, women, children, abuse, ethics, humans, violence, corruption, dishonesty, death, family, murder, rights, sadness, safety )
Vivien - 52 seconds ago - communities.washingtontimes.com

RICHMOND, VA, January 8, 2013 -- Meet Josh and Andrea Bailey, founders of The Gray Haven Project (TGHP), an organization which serves victims of human trafficking and other forms of exploitation in central Virginia.
1 year ago

Her Name Was Jyoti
World  (tags: world, humanrights, death, Rape lets not forget her name )
Rose - 11 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Father of India gang-rape victim speaks out. "We want the world to know her real name." Brave words from a brave man. And in saying them Badri Singh Pandey lit a beacon for women the world over. Her name was Jyoti. She was 23. She was Badri's

1 year ago

Junior League of Birmingham Aims to Combat Human Trafficking at Detroit Auto Show
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, human trafficking awareness )
Rose - 14 seconds ago - hometownlife.com

Theresa Flores hopes a message on a bar of soap will help save a life.

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

Behind Closed Doors - The Child Slaves of India


World  (tags: world, humanrights, Child slaves, India, abuse )
Rose - 59 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

The fate of housekeepers in India has mostly played out behind closed doors. Human rights groups, however, have now turned their attention to the abuse these modern-day slaves endure.

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1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

UN: Child Trafficking 'Industry' Worth Billions of Dollars From Sale and Purchase of Children
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, TRAFFICKING, UNITED NATIONS, ethics, crime, freedoms )
Rose - 11 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

The UN Children's Fund and Germany's Federal Criminal Agency have released shocking figures. Offenders rake in billions of dollars with the purchase and sale of children, while authorities remain in the dark.

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

 Noted too

1 year ago

34 Rapes and 126 Assaults - UK Police Investigate Deceased Celebrity for Child Abuse
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, Abuse, sexual, England )
Rose - 10 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Police have recorded 34 rapes against Jimmy Savile, a UK celebrity who died in 2011, and 126 indecent assaults with the vast majority of them against children, the youngest of whom was aged eight, a report revealed today.

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1 year ago

Alicia have made your petition into a nrews item to get more votes have post on FB also.

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Petiion | A La Consellería De Transportes De La Generalitat Valenciana: No Al ERE En FGV. No Al Recorte De Servicio En FGV. | C


Society & Culture  (tags: )
Vivien - 1 minute ago - change.org

The Valencian Government to alleviate its disastrous management, has decided to dismiss employees of public companies and officials. AMONG THEM HUNDREDS OF WORKERS Railways of the Generalitat Valenciana (FGV)
1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

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1 year ago
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Scores of Maids Facing Death Penalty in Saudi Arabia for Crimes From Child Murder to Killing Their Employers | Mail Online


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, women, violence, ethics, government, freedoms, corruption )
Vivien - 22 seconds ago - dailymail.co.uk

Foreign workers are being warned of the 'deadly risks' they face in Saudi Arabia, with more than 45 maids awaiting execution despite growing anger at the country's mistreatment of migrants.
1 year ago

 Noted Vivien and Alicia Thank you

1 year ago
Six Arrested in New India Bus Gang-Rape


World  (tags: world, humanrights, India another rape Victim )
Rose - 1 minute ago - news.ninemsn.com.au

Six men have been arrested over the rape of a passenger on a coach in India, police say, weeks after the gang-rape and murder of a student on a bus in New Delhi sparked nationwide protests.

1 year ago

 up date

 Signed too Alicia

1 year ago

The Prayer of a Sex Trafficked Child - Escaping the Abuse
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, a sex trafficked child story )
Rose - 11 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

DALLAS, November 8, 2012 - I could feel my life slipping away as I lay down among the neatly arranged rows of flowers that populated my mother's garden. I had chosen a place on top of her favorite bed of antique roses, and the smell of
1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

Pakistan: Villager Rescues Women From Brutal Tribal Custom
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Pakistan, women, violence )
Rose - 22 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

For centuries, young girls in the northwestern tribes have shuddered at the word 'ghag'. These naïve Pushtoon beauties never know when an innocent frolic in the surrounding meadows or mountains may cast a gloom on their fates. A tribal leader,
1 year ago

Gang Rape - Not Just in India
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, Rape, Not just India, Brazil )
Rose - 16 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Last year in Brazil, Five Women Were Gang-Raped as a 'Birthday Gift' Following the atrocious gang rape in India, Safe World's Gender Researcher, Fer Amaral, translated extracts from two Brazilian articles from February 2012, to highlight

1 year ago

up to date

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

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1 year ago
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Gang of Men 'Groomed Vulnerable Oxford Girls as Young as 11 for Sex Before Beating Them With Meat Cleavers and Baseball Bats' |


Society & Culture  (tags: )
Vivien - 1 minute ago - dailymail.co.uk

The men, all from Oxford, allegedly plied six girls with alcohol, cocaine and heroin before repeatedly raping them.
1 year ago

Ireland: Father Raped Daughter While Mum Was at Bingo

World  (tags: humanrights, violence, world, Rape by her Father )
Rose - 23 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
A father subjected his daughter to 10 years of rape so frequent that it became as routine as "having dinner". Fiona Doyle (nee O'Brien) said her father Patrick O'Brien, now aged 72, raped her every night when her mother went out to play bingo.

1 year ago

Former Sex Trafficking Victim Uses Experience to Educate Kids
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, sex trafficking victim educates kids )
Rose - 16 seconds ago - msnbc.msn.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Nineteen-year-old Jill Mourning was sleeping in her Arizona hotel room when she heard the buzz of a keycard unlocking her door.

1 year ago

 Noted Vivien Thanks

1 year ago

 up to date ladies

1 year ago

All noted thank you Rose.

One Billion Rising - TAKE ACTION!
1 year ago


World  (tags: World, ONE BILLION RISING, 1billion women/girls raped, V-Day, V-day's 15th Anniversary, many ways to Take Action )
Judy - 14 minutes ago - onebillionrising.org

V-Day's ONE BILLION RISING campaign, launched in early 2012, began as a call to action based on the staggering statistic that 1 in 3 women on the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. This adds up to 1 billion women and girls.
This is not a petition, so I posted it in this thread. It's a website you may be familiar with, that has tons of different possible actions. Rose or Viv, feel free to move this if it better fits another thread.  Emoticons
1 year ago

 Noted Judy

1 year ago

 Thanks Judy

 I did try to send you a star but I have done so recently

1 year ago

UK: Teenage Mother Brutalised By Gang on Nappy Shopping Trip
World  (tags: world, violence, humanrights, europe, Woman bashedd )
Rose - 14 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Gang beat up Birmingham mum with baseball bat as she bought nappies for her baby. A new mum may lose her eyesight after being brutally battered with baseball bats as she went to buy nappies and milk for her baby girl

1 year ago

Take Action: Ways to Stop Human Trafficking


Society & Culture  (tags: katie couric, jada pinkett smith, human/sex trafficking, survivors, children, child, labor, american girls, selling daughters, abuse, corruption, crime, society, worldwide )
BarbCat - 1 day ago - katiecouric.com

Want to end human and sex trafficking but not sure where to start? The Department of State compiled this list of 20 ways for you to get involved. 1. Learn the red flags that may indicate human trafficking and ask follow up questions so that you can

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 CROSSPOSTING FOR BARB

1 year ago

Q&A: Hearing Women's Hidden Stories of Sexual Violence and Enslavement During War

World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, humanrights, HumanRights, violence, war, world, society, politics, Refugees&Relief, crime, culture, women, violence )
J.L. - 1 hour ago - trust.org
Annie Bunting, an associate professor of law and society at York University in Canada, is leading a three-year research project on enslavement in war for forced marriage in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda, Rwanda, Liberia & Sierra Leone
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1 year ago

Pakistan Kiln Laborers Hemmed in By Debts They Can't Repay
Business  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, HumanRights, middle-east, politics, world, business, corruption, ethics, society, money, labor )
J.L. - 2 hours ago - latimes.com

Brick makers and others live a life of indentured servitude known as bonded labor. They must borrow to live, and their debts pass on to their children when they die.
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1 year ago

Human Trafficking in Chicago Leaves Many Struggling to Recover
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, human trafficking )
Rose - 21 seconds ago - news.medill.northwestern.edu

Marelyn Garcia's boyfriend promised he'd take care of her. He said he would take her off the streets, support her heroin addiction and show her what real love was.

1 year ago

Amherst Man Convicted of Sex Trafficking
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, sex traffiking charges )
Rose - 19 seconds ago - wgrz.com

BUFFALO, NY - An Amherst man faces a lengthy prison sentence after being convicted of sex trafficking charges. Kenneth Graham, 25, was found guilty Thursday by a Federal Grand Jury of of sex trafficking by force, sex trafficking of a
1 year ago

All noted thank you Rose Jln and Barbcat.

1 year ago

 up to date

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1 year ago

Syria: Women Playing Greater Role in Refugee Camps
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Syria, women, freedoms )
Rose - 12 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

The atmosphere was a bit festive at the Kilis container camp on Syria-Turkey border, perhaps one of the best in the world in terms of equipment and infrastructure.

1 year ago
He Waiter Praised for REFUSING to Serve Man Who Made Vile Remark and Complained About Being Seated Near Down Syndrome Child R-Wi


World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, standing his ground )
Rose - 22 seconds ago - dailymail.co.uk

The waiter praised for REFUSING to serve man who made vile remark and complained about being seated near Down syndrome child Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2264877/Mi chael-Garcia-

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1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose

1 year ago

Australia: The Evil Within
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Australia, Indigenous, violence )
Rose - 11 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

he Indian gang rapes and the Steubenville rape in the US have brought sexual assault into focus. But it remains all too common in one part of the Australian community which is too afraid to report it, writes Yatungka Gordon.

1 year ago

In Australia Single Mums Turn to Brothels and Stripping
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Australia, single mothers, welfare cuts )
Rose - 10 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

In Australia, some single mothers hit by recent welfare cuts to parenting payments have turned to prostitution and strip clubs in order to keep a roof over their family's head. The payment cuts came in at the start of 2013 and affect 84,000

1 year ago

 up to date cheers

1 year ago

All noted thank you rose.

1 year ago

Memory Gone, Scars Are 'Honor' Attack Survivor's Testimony
World  (tags: world, humanrights, violence, women, Survivor tells her story )
Rose - 12 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

The stitches and bandages are gone, but scars streak across one side of the girl's face, across her cheek and behind her ear: stark testimony to the brutal attack she barely survived three months ago.

1 year ago

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1 year ago

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IRIN | Film | Food Security | Hungry for Help


Health & Wellness  (tags: children, warning )
Suheyla - 104 days ago - irinnews.org

Help for hunger child
1 year ago

Thank you Rose, Suheyla and Alicia/

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1 year ago
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Mary C. Ellison: Human Trafficking Victims Face Greater Peril By Congressional Delays


Society & Culture  (tags: Human trafficking, women, children, abuse, ethics, humans, violence, corruption, dishonesty, death, family, murder, rights, sadness, safety )
Vivien - 24 seconds ago - huffingtonpost.com

Women and girls trapped in brothels. Men forced to work long hours under harsh conditions for minimal or no pay, unable to leave due to huge debts and threats to their family.
1 year ago

 Noted Vivien  Thanks

1 year ago

Guatemala: The War Against Women and Daughters
World  (tags: world, humanrights, death, violence, Women girls )
Rose - 21 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

It is the brutal murder of two innocents which has outraged Guatemala - a country where thousands of women have been killed in the past decade, but where 90 per cent of cases are not investigated.

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

 up to date

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1 year ago
Modern-Day Slavery and Human Trafficking: Is Business Ready to Face Up to It?


Business  (tags: corporate supply chains, Forced labor, human trafficking, slavery )
Joseph - 6 hours ago - worldwidehippies.com

For far too long businesses have ignored the risk of forced labor in corporate supply chains -- a situation that reflects the failure not just of business, but of society at large to confront the inconvenient truth of modern day slavery. But at last we
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1 year ago

Dozens Arrested in Local Human Trafficking, Prostitution Sting
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, human trafficking and prostitution ring )
Rose - 41 seconds ago - kens5.com

A human trafficking dragnet snared 46 in South Texas. All of the suspects were charged and thrown into jail, including a teacher from Stinson Middle School. The sting involved help from 100 law enforcement officers from across Bexar County. "

1 year ago

Thanks everyone,noted to date!

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

Morocco to Axe Law Allowing Rapists to Go Free If They Marry Their Victim


World  (tags: humanrights, Morocco, Rape, New Law, Women's rights )
Rose - 25 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Nearly a year after Morocco was shocked by the suicide of a 16-year-old girl who was forced to marry her alleged rapist, the government has announced plans to change the penal code to outlaw the traditional practice.

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1 year ago

Palestine Law Makes It Honourable to Kill
World  (tags: world, humanrights, society, violence, Death, middle-east )
Rose - 39 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

Before she was murdered, she wasn't alive. We'll tell her story backwards from her murder to her birth"

1 year ago

 I found this

Stopping Child Labor: There's An App for That


Science & Tech  (tags: world, ethics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, HumanRights, GoodNews, technology, science, tech, safety, NewTechnology, investigation, discovery, computers )
J.L. - 3 hours ago - csmonitor.com

A smartphone app in Colombia uses crowdsourcing to document and fight child labor. Whenever users see a child working they can take a picture, log the location, and the app sends it to Colombia's child welfare agency.

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1 year ago

 up to date

1 year ago

All noted thank you Rose.

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1 year ago
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Adil Rashid: Paedophile Claimed His Muslim Upbringing Meant 'He Didn't Know It Was Illegal to Have Sex With a Girl of 13' | Mai


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, culture, education, freedoms, ethics, humans, rights, safety, violence, world )
Vivien - 21 minutes ago - dailymail.co.uk

A muslim who raped a 13-year-old girl he groomed on Facebook has been spared a prison sentence after a judge heard he went to an Islamic faith school where he was taught that women are worthless.
1 year ago

Peace, Please: 'I Didn't Raise My Boy to Kill or Be Killed'
World  (tags: world, humanrights, war, violence, children )
Rose - 13 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

t was a suicide blast in a Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa market that changed 43-year-old Zahra Bibi's life forever. Her son, Shahid Hussain, 13, suffered severe injuries that nearly killed him.

1 year ago

Controversial New Ruling to Protect Sexually-Active Children in South Africa
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, South Africa, sexually active children )
Rose - 10 seconds ago - asafeworldforwomen.org

On the 15th January 2013, the Pretoria High Court ruled that it is no longer a criminal offence for children aged between 12 and 16 to engage in consensual sexual activities with each other.

1 year ago

Noted thank you Rose.

1 year ago

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Human Trafficking and Stopping the Unthinkable
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, society, human trafficking )
Rose - 15 seconds ago - huffingtonpost.com

Human trafficking is perhaps one of the most unimaginable practices in existence in today's world. However, it is real and it is happening even outside my very own doorstep in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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1 year ago

Thanks Rose & Vivien up to date.

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1 year ago
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Photos Show 14-Year-Old Indian Girl's Struggle to Raise Baby in Poverty as Husband Drinks to Cope With No Work | Mail Online


Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, children, culture, freedoms, rights, safety, sadness, violence, women, world )
Vivien - 1 hour ago - dailymail.co.uk

At the age of 14, many wouldn't picture their life as a new mother, let alone the wife to another young teen facing alcohol addiction.
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