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Haratin: BBC Radio 4 To Appeal For Slaves In Mauritania - See More at: Http://Www.Unpo.Org/Article/15 809#Sthash.Mkx6IzIM.Dpuf
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Olah
- 161 days ago - unpo.org
Even in 2014 there are still places in the world where people are born and die as slaves. Where belonging to a specific caste or class, condemns you to an existence that is almost impossible to imagine. - See more at: http://www.unpo.org/article/15809#sth
UNPO Concludes Fact-Finding Mission to Mauritania
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Olah
- 161 days ago - unpo.org
UNPO concluded a 9-day fact-finding mission to Mauritania, during which first-hand evidence of slavery practices was collected. In addition, UNPO met with civil society organizations and convened a roundtable with different relevant actors on the practice
United Nations Calls on Mauritania to Abolish Slavery
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Olah
- 265 days ago - charismanews.com
"People argue over the precise definition of slavery," says Rouster, "but in my opinion, this ritual servitude that we see in the shrines is absolutely a form of modern-day slavery."
Mauritania Tops List of Countries With High Levels of Slavery
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Olah
- 279 days ago - voanews.com
The Australia-based Walk Free Foundation has compiled an index ranking 162 countries by their prevalence of modern slavery. The following countries top the list, by prevalence of population.
Black Mauritanians Suffer 'Slavery-Like' Conditions, Says UN
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Olah
- 308 days ago - theguardian.com
Black Mauritanians are still subject to slavery-like practices, including sexual violence and discrimination, a UN human rights expert has said. The UN special rapporteur on racism, Mutuma Ruteere, told the Guardian that generations of people, particular
Mauritania: Last Stronghold of Slavery
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Olah
- 409 days ago - theworldoutline.com
Slavery, something which is often thought to be a part of history, is still a reality in present-day Mauritania, although only few know about its existence. Anti-slavery NGOs estimate the number of slaves in the country to be up to half a million.
The BIG Secret Nobody Wants To Tell   video
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Olah
- 432 days ago - youtube.com
Bruce Muzik presents a riveting talk about the devastating impact that withholding secrets can have on our lives and what to do about it.
The Faces of Modern-Day Slavery - in Pictures
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Olah
- 453 days ago - guardian.co.uk
According to official estimates there are 21 million people trapped in some form of slavery. From people enslaved by debt to migrants trapped by labour and child brides, we explore the reality of slavery for many people in the modern world
Let My People Go
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Olah
- 455 days ago - americanthinker.com
Slavery is explicitly permitted in the Koran. Recently Sheikh Saleh Al-Fawzan, a prominent Saudi religious leader called for slavery to be re-legalized throughout the kingdom. According to the Sheik, a member of the Senior Council of Clerics: "
Haratin: Revising Islamic Jurisprudence To End Slavery
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Olah
- 464 days ago - unpo.org
(IRA), an organisation working for the eradication of slavery in Mauritania, is calling for a more liberal interpretation of Islamic jurisprudence in order to end the centuries old practice of slave ownership in the country.
 
 
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