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The Heavy-Lifting 'Mule Women' of Melilla

Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, Slavery, humantrafficking, violence, women, safety, ethics, culture, sadness )

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They are known as the mule women of Melilla. Every day they carry heavy loads across the border between the Spanish enclave and Morocco Melilla is an important entry point for goods in to North Africa......

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Vivien Green (150)
Wednesday October 30, 2013, 8:05 am
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Teresa W. (692)
Wednesday October 30, 2013, 8:16 am

Veronique L. (213)
Wednesday October 30, 2013, 8:49 am

Krish S. (12)
Wednesday October 30, 2013, 9:07 am

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (276)
Wednesday October 30, 2013, 3:48 pm
Shocking Thanks Vivien

Yvonne F. (177)
Thursday October 31, 2013, 5:45 am
I am speechless over such cynical exploitation! Spain should be forced to do something radical about this and help this poor women! After all, it is their enclave!
Thanks Vivien for posting this great article!

alicia m. (100)
Thursday November 14, 2013, 8:16 am
noted, gracias
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