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These Photos and Stories Reveal What Childhood Was Like Before U.S. Labor Laws.
Society & Culture  (tags: child labor U.S., child labor internationally, child labor laws, historic photographs, long hours low pay, unhealthy, exploitation, children's rights, education )

- 122 days ago -
While child labor is no longer commonplace in the U.S., the problem persists around the world. Over 100 million children still work in hazardous conditions on farms, in mines, and in domestic positions. HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS of U.S. Child Labor 1900's
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cancel Columbus Day - It's Time to Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day Nationwide
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, Cikumbus Day, Indigneous Peoples day, exploitation, history, native rights, culture, americans )

- 377 days ago -
For nearly 80 years this nation has celebrated Christopher Columbus with a federal holiday in his name. Far from discovering America, Columbus represents slavery, genocide, and a history of exploitation that it is time to stop honoring.
Petition:Slavery of Nepalese Workers in Qatar; Real Price of the Worlds Cup Stadium
Society & Culture  (tags: Qatar, Nepal, ArabEmirates, slavery, forcedlabor, modernslavery, worldscup, soccer, soccerstadium, football, exploitation, labor, workers, foreignworkers, trafficking, humantrafficking )

- 1114 days ago -
ignoring the hardships, blood & sweat of thousands of migrant workers, who will be building the World Cup stadiums in shifts that can last 8 times the length of a football match. One of the richest countries, exploiting workers from one of the poorest.
Ask Warner Bros. What Steps They're Taking to Ensure Harry Potter Chocolates Are Slavery-Free.
Society & Culture  (tags: children, exploitation, slavery )

- 1207 days ago -
In the Ivory Coast of Africa, children as young as 7 are forced to work long hours collecting cocoa beans, often beaten if they work too slow or don't meet their quota. Some are sold for as little as a couple of dollars, trapped into a life of slavery1.
Time to Get Crazy
Society & Culture  (tags: Crazy Horse, Tasunke Witko, American Indian, Native American, Dominent Culture, Capitalism, hoarding, exploitation, redistribution, respect, communal ethic, greed )

- 1567 days ago -
Native societies, redistributed wealth to gain respect, and those who hoarded were detested, they upheld a communal ethic that had to be obliterated and replaced with the greed, ceaseless exploitation of the self in order to fuel capitalist expansion.
John Trudell: Let The Spirit Live   video
Society & Culture  (tags: John Trudell, Let the Spirit Live, exploitation, consumerism, destruction of Earth Mother, walking dead, pollution, mining )

- 1718 days ago -
"I felt as though someone knocked me unconcious as I entered this world. I spent a lifetime trying to come to" John Trudell or as Walter Littlemoon calls it a Thick Dark Fog. Indian circle thinking had to go; wasn't good for ladder thinking exploitation.
Support the Child Protection Compact Act of 2010 ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, exploitation, trafficking, protection, environment )

- 2188 days ago -
Each year, hundreds of thousands of children become victims of exploitation. For those affected by sexual and commercial trafficking, the psychological and physical effects can be devastating. Victims of sexual abuse suffer from sexually transmitted
End Child Labor in U.S. Agriculture: Support the CARE Act ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, labour, laws, loophole, exploitation )

- 2356 days ago -
Hundreds of thousands of children are employed as farmworkers in the United States today. Though child labor laws are in place for many sectors, agriculture has a major labor law loophole that exploits children. Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Help End the Exploitation of Children in Malawi's Tobacco Industry ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, environment, protection, tobacco industry, exploitation, humans, society, suffering )

- 2617 days ago -
A new Plan report, Hard Work, Long Hours and Little Pay, shows that more than 78,000 children in Malawi are working on tobacco farms where they face exploitation, abuse and serious health risks. Some are suffering from the potentially deadly
Hundreds of Children 'Trafficked'
Society & Culture  (tags: children, Exploitation, abuse, crime, corruption, law, safety, rights )

- 2736 days ago -
Up to 325 children a year are being smuggled into or around the UK to be used for slavery, crime or prostitution, according to research.
Amber Alert Canceled for 4 Year Old Missouri Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: endangered missing, exploitation, kidnapped, mom murdered, dad suspect, dangerous, crime, children, abuse, death, family, humans, sadness, safety, women, violence )

- 2756 days ago -
SHE IS STILL MISSING!!! "The girl's mother's body was found in her apartment at that time." "The suspect vehicle is a Red 1999 Kia Sportage with Missouri tag number PB1 R3R" Posted: Friday, March 6, 2009 1:35 PM CT Updated: Saturday, March 7, 2009
View Profiles of Missing Persons
Society & Culture  (tags: endangered missing, exploitation, kidnappings, australia, children, abuse, crime, child, freedoms, family, ethics, society, safety, humans )

- 2756 days ago -
ATTENTION Australia Citizens! This is a map with links to view Profiles of the missing/abducted in Australia, and has nothing to do with the recent fires. Please view to see if you may be able to locate any of these missing people.
Master List of Missing Children - U. S.
Society & Culture  (tags: endangered missing, exploitation, abuse, americans, crime, death, children, humans, sadness, society, violence, law, family, freedoms, crime, children, abuse, americans, activists, death, family, ethics, humans, violence, women, society )

- 2757 days ago -
These are links for missing Children. Please check to see if you recognize any of them, and help to bring them home.
In Mexico, Kidnapped Children Usually Stay Missing
Society & Culture  (tags: endangered missing, exploitation, murder, kidnappings, abuse, children, crime, death, safety, rights, sadness, family, child )

- 2757 days ago -
This is catastrophic! "Looking the other way. From babies sold for adoption to youngsters stolen for sexual abuse or for begging and selling on the streets, the numbers of kidnapped children are on the rise."
American Chronicle: Are Prostitutes Human?
Society & Culture  (tags: prostitution, legal prostitution, brothels, whore, sex, exploitation, rape, women, trafficing )

- 3377 days ago -
"I found myself resenting all these journalists making easy, specious pronouncements upon a subject they know nothing about. A 'popular' view, supposedly liberal and open-minded, on their part, was the advocating of legal brothels..."

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