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PETITION - Stop Child Labor and Toxic Gases in Clothing
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Labor, toxic gases in clothing, exploiting cjildren, slaves, abuse, children, corruption, fashion, freedoms, humans, politics, society, world )

- 194 days ago -
Many people don't know about these stores and how they exploit children, children of the age of 5 years old or even younger are forced to be slaves.
Free MauritaniaâEUR(TM)s Anti-Slavery Activists
Society & Culture  (tags: Mauritania, Islam, Muslims, slavery, slaves, crime, ethics, freedoms, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, violence )

- 1259 days ago -
Mauritania fully outlawed slavery in 2007 but has systematically failed to end it in practice. It has fallen to activists like Biram to fight for peopleâEUR(TM)sâEUR(TM) freedom and they face regular harassment and harsh treatment in their campaigning.
Stop Child Circus Slavery in India ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, slaves, circus, India, protection, humans )

- 3065 days ago -
As many as 500 children are currently circus slaves in India. Being sent from other countries such as Nepal, most parents are lured into the trap that their child will have a more fufiling life as what, blackmarket child sellers call, "famous performers
Ask the Association for Christian Retail to Adopt Anti-Slavery Standards ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slaves, girls, China, exploited, rights, protection )

- 3249 days ago -
In 2007, a case of crucifixes purchased by St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York were traced back to a factory in China where girls as young as 15 were forced to work up to 19-hour days, seven days a week to manufacture the religious items.
Tell Chipotle to Have Some "Integrity" and Stand Up for Farmworkers ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, farm workers, integrity, slaves, environment, protection )

- 3254 days ago -
The foil on your thick, juicy Chipotle burrito might be hiding a secret ingredient: slavery. That's because Chipotle refuses to pay the farworkers who pick their produce a living wage and take steps to ensure their suppliers are slave-free.
'Slave' Made to Swim With Piranhas
Society & Culture  (tags: italy, circus, girls, slaves, forced, swim with piranhas, snakes, cruelty, sadness )

- 3762 days ago -
POLICE have rescued two teenage sisters from a circus in southern Italy which forced one of them to swim with flesh-eating piranhas for the audience's amusement. While the 19-year-old sister swam in a transparent tank, the younger, 16-year-old was forc
Millionaire Couple Convicted for Keeping Slaves - USA
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, new york, millionaires, slaves, conviction, society, women, family )

- 3861 days ago -
A JURY has convicted a millionaire couple of enslaving two Indonesian women they brought to their New York mansion to work as housekeepers, subjecting them to repeated psychological and physical abuse and forcing them to work 18 hours or more a day.
Sex Slavery Plagues Romania and Bulgaria............
Society & Culture  (tags: slaves, sex )

- 4132 days ago -
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Anca thought girls who spoke on television about being sold into sex slavery were paid to invent such stories to boost tv show ratings.

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