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Punished By Axe: Bonded Labour in India's Brick Kilns
Offbeat  (tags: slavery, violence, economy, India )

Ray
- 134 days ago - bbc.co.uk
India's economy is the 10th largest in the world, but millions of the country's workers are thought to be held in conditions little better than slavery. One man's story - which some may find disturbing - illustrates the extreme violence that some labourer
Slavery 'Worse' 10 Years After Morecambe Bay Tragedy
Offbeat  (tags: Illegal immigrants, Morecambe Bay, Slavery, UK )

Ray
- 287 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A decade ago 23 Chinese cockle pickers drowned when they were trapped by sweeping tides while working in Morecambe Bay, Lancashire. Yet, 10 years on, campaigners say workers are still being dangerously exploited in the UK.
I Am Spartacus - We Are Greece, We Are Greece   video
Offbeat  (tags: spartacus, greece, world, society, Bankers, debt, slavery )

Judith
- 1246 days ago - youtube.com
Reckless creditors who expect the ordinary citizens of all natinalities to pay them boundless tribute. That is the REAL DIVIDE.As for us ordinary citizens, we should all be following the example of the followers of Spartacus: We are Greece! We are Greece!
North Korean Bride Trafficking: When Escape Becomes Bondage
Offbeat  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, Human Trafficking, North Korea, slavery, China, girl-children killing )

Marta
- 1673 days ago - crosswalk.com
"She was raised with the idea that you have one lasting marriage - never did she imagine that she would be married three times by the age of 30, and treated like an animal!.
Human Trafficking Domestic and Abroad
Offbeat  (tags: Human Trafficking, Sex Trafficking, children, women, rape, Slavery )

Marta
- 1718 days ago - cchronicle.com
There is a sense of urgency, recognized by the UNA advocacy committee as reports from the UN's Office on Drugs and Crime estimates that human trafficking is a business worth 4 billion dollars annually. According to this study, there are 4 million victims
Signs of Human Slavery (Interactive Map & Undercover Video)
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humans, trafficking, slavery, signs of, Interactive map, video )

Lady
- 1733 days ago - chron.com
Slavery at Maria Bonita Cantina.Houston's sex-for-hire scenario has played out for years in dimly lit bars, some specifically constructed to conceal sexual slavery with secret doors, hidden gates and camouflaged brothels, records show.
Child Labor: The Fight For the Right of the Silenced Child
Offbeat  (tags: Child Labor, Slavery, Human Rights )

Ben
- 2410 days ago - images.google.com
"In the beginning: Generally speaking, Child Labor is work for children that harms them or exploits them in some way physically, mentally, morally, or by blocking access to education.There is no universally accepted definition of child labor..."
   

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