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Your Smartphone Is Probably Powered By Child Labor at Mines in Africa
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, abuse, child labor, corporate greed, poverty, profits, exploitation, world, society, politics, africa, humanrights )

- 281 days ago -
Human rights watchdog Amnesty International has accused several tech and auto industry giants of turning a blind eye to child labor. In a damning report released on Tuesday, the organization found that major brands, including Apple, Samsung, Sony, and
Rohingya Women Exploited as Drug Mules and Prostitutes
World  (tags: Rohingya, refugees, plight of Rohingya, exploitation, prostitution, drug mules, victims )

- 525 days ago -
The Rohingya are one of the most persecuted races today. With no legal status, if they get arrested and imprisoned it is more onerous for unregistered Rohingyas to acquire adequate and fair representation.
Breaking Ground on the Nicaragua Canal
World  (tags: Nicaragua, The Nicaragua Canal, Daniel Ortega, Wang Jing, Chinese billionnaire, protestors, environment, exploitation )

- 664 days ago -
Despite the hoopla, the canal has plenty of skeptics, including several hundred protestors who blocked roads and clashed with police during the groundbreaking.
5 Ways Global Sporting Events Like Brazil's World Cup Wreck Lives and Exploit the Poor
World  (tags: olympics, exploitation, sports, Brazil, politics, humanrights, world, society, news )

- 870 days ago -
Mega-sport tournaments: where fun and games mask violence and plunder.
Save Young Boys From Exploitation in Senegal
World  (tags: humanrights, children, ACTION PLEASE, Boys, exploitation )

- 921 days ago -
arget: President Macky Sall Goal: Stop the exploitation of young boys in Senegalese boarding schools Despite
No Exit: Qatari Migrant Workers Face Harsh Forced Labor Conditions
World  (tags: exploitation, Qatar workers, politics, environment, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Refugees&Relief, politics, world )

- 1063 days ago -
Migrant worker exploitation in Qatar hinges on the country's draconian exit visa system
Police: Sex Abuse Arrests in Canada Began With Probe of Company
World  (tags: children, ethics, exploitation, sex trade, Sex trade, world, politics, society, news, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', crime )

- 1078 days ago -
A three-year investigation into an exploitative Toronto-based film company has netted nearly 350 arrests and rescued more than 380 children from sexual abuse, police said Thursday.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Buy Chocolate Produced With Child Labor
World  (tags: children, ethics, exploitation, economy, cocoa fields, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, politics, world )

- 1100 days ago -
In the Ivory Coast, the leading supplier of cocoa, more than 200,000 children are reported to work in the cocoa fields, and as many as 10,000 are suspected to be victims of human trafficking and slave labor.
HUMAN RIGHTS: : Everyone Profits From West Papua, Except for Papuans
World  (tags: world, politics, exploitation, corporate abuse, mining interests, environmental destruction, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', Refugees&Relief, news, freedoms, government, society )

- 1478 days ago -
With its extensive natural resources, you would think West Papua would be a land of riches. Yet we remain the poorest and least developed part of all Indonesia. There is a lack of basic healthcare, and literacy levels are lower than the national average
Nepal Women Banned From Middle East Over Exploitation
World  (tags: world, humanrights, exploitation, women's rights, human rights abuses, slavery, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', middle-east, society, news, government, asia )

- 1539 days ago -
Nepal has banned women under the age of 30 from going to work in Middle Eastern countries amid growing concerns that they are being exploited.
Pepper: How Our Favourite Spice Is Tainted By a Deadly Legacy
World  (tags: agriculture, poverty, despair, economy, exploitation, world, politics, society, interesting, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news )

- 1736 days ago -
From India to Indonesia pepper farmers are increasingly vulnerable to harvest failures, food price crashes and price fixing
HUMAN RIGHTS: Victims of Child Slavery Learning to Fight Back
World  (tags: world, child labor, exploitation, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, news, politics, society, freedoms, asia )

- 2040 days ago -
In many poor countries, there is a tradition of using child slaves in private households.A team of former victims are traveling throughout Nepal to free other girls from the clutches of their unrepentant masters.
Human Trafficking Under Spotlight in South Africa
World  (tags: South Africa, Human Trafficking, sexual slavery, forced prostitution, exploitation, violence, death, rape, drugs, "clients", legislation )

- 2385 days ago -
Ermelo, South Africa - Police in this small town in eastern South Africa thought they had a problem with prostitutes they could solve in the usual way -- arrest the women and get them off the streets.
Haiti Emergency Relief Fund: 'Haiti Needs Solidarity, Not Charity'
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, u.s., coup, coup d'etat, imperialism, UnitedNations, unitednations, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, earthquake, Refugees&Relief, emergency, relief, President Aristide, democracy )

- 2431 days ago -
Haitians continue to call for the return of Aristide & an end to the US/UN military occupations. They have resisted the occupation, with UN "peacekeepers" killing many unarmed men, women & children, & 90% of voters boycotted the 2 post-coup fake elections
Haiti's 'Odious Debt' Must Be Completely and Unconditionally Cancelled
World  (tags: haiti earthquake, exploitation, history, political and economical exploitation, debt, cancellation, US, France, compensation, reconstruction, anti-slavery, anti-colonialism, Committee for the Abolition of the Third )

- 2464 days ago -
Eric Toussaint and Sophie Perchellet criticise mainstream commentary on Haiti for failing to look beyond the earthquake and ask where Haiti's poverty is rooted. They depict the historial passage of political and economical explotation and individual greed

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