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Help End Modern Slavery in the Thai Fishing Industry ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, environment, suffering, torture, protection )

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- 28 days ago -
A six-month investigation by The Guardian has found that the Thai fishing industry is "built on slavery", with trafficked workers enduring 20-hour shifts, regular beatings, torture and execution-style killings.
PepsiCo: Commit to Slavery-Free Palm Oil ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, palm oil )

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- 29 days ago -
Call on PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi to pledge to exclusively and immediately use slavery-free palm oil.
Stop Child Slaves From Being Trafficked to Lake Volta, Ghana ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, slavery, environment, protection )

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- 44 days ago -
Every year thousands of children in Ghana are sent to Lake Volta, to a life of modern slavery in the fishing industry. Some are callously sold by their families. Others are sent in ignorance by parents who believe traffickers' promises of an education
TESCO: Stop Selling Seafood Produced By Slaves ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, slavery, seafood, environment )

Cher Away
- 48 days ago -
A recent Guardian exposé and Environmental Justice Foundation investigations have shown serious human rights abuses including forced labour, trafficking, slavery and murder in the Thai seafood industry, which is the main supplier of shrimp
Tell New Zealand to Help End Slavery at Sea ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, slavery )

Cher Away
- 60 days ago -
Ruslan's story of appalling exploitation aboard a fishing ship in New Zealand waters made headlines around the world in 2012 - and it is not an isolated case. Evidence suggests that hundreds are working in slavery-like conditions at sea in New Zealand:
Cliven Bundy: If People Think I'M Racist, Blame MLK Jr. (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, Cliven Bundy, Nevada, slavery, society, culture, ethics, news, politics )

- 96 days ago -
CLIVEN BUNDY KEEPS ON CLIVEN'. "Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy claimed during a Friday interview on CNN that he didn't understand the bipartisan outrage over his recent comments suggesting the 'Negro people' were 'better off' as slaves.
These Politicians Praise Slavery
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, activists, abuse, slavery, rights, ethics, government, freedoms, politics, religion, society, culture, corruption, dishonesty )

- 98 days ago -
Rogue rancher Cliven Bundy recently shared his thoughts on African Americans and whether or not they were better off as slaves. While Bundy can, and probably should, be dismissed as fringe nonsense, he is hardly alone.
Fight Child Slavery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection, children, slavery )

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- 99 days ago -
Sign our petition urging leading Canadian retailers* to expand their efforts to improve labour conditions in their supply chains by signing the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh agreement.
Enough Games Nintendo: Time for Action Against Slavery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, slavery, protection, Nintendo )

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- 155 days ago -
It's time for Nintendo to stop playing games and step up its efforts to help end modern slavery.
Protect Victims of Human Trafficking in the UK ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, slavery, protection, environment )

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- 155 days ago -
A law to fight modern slavery should also protect the victims of modern slavery. Please write to Prime Minister Cameron today to make sure that Julie and all other women like her are helped, and not hurt, by the Modern Slavery Bill.
Daewoo: Help End Uzbek Cotton Slavery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, cotton, slavery, rights, protection, suffering )

Cher Away
- 158 days ago -
You may have heard of Daewoo cars or electronics but did you know that Daewoo is the largest processor of slave labour picked Uzbek cotton?
Pledge to Fight for a World Without Slavery ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, protection, environment )

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- 161 days ago -
Across the globe, an estimated 29.8 million people are living in modern slavery--stripped of their dignity and humanity, forced to work effectively without pay, trapped behind bars, and worse. The world's most vulnerable are sentenced to a lifetime
Help Stop Domestic Slavery in Delhi ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, protection, environment, women, children )

Cher Away
- 184 days ago -
Every day, children and women are being trapped by traffickers posing as placement agents, forcing them into conditions of modern slavery. It's time to call on the Delhi government to help end human trafficking by enacting the law to regulate placement
Support Scotland Proposal for Model Anti-Slavery Law ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, protection, slavery, environment )

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- 198 days ago -
Over the next few hours and days we have a chance to lend our support to the toughest proposal put forward to tackle modern slavery... ever.
FIFA: Keep Slavery Out of the 2022 World Cup ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 239 days ago -
Walk Free is a movement of people everywhere, fighting to end one of the world's greatest evils: modern slavery.

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