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Girl Scouts: Switch to Fair Trade Chocolate In Your Thin Mint Cookies
World  (tags: children, Girl Scouts, cookies, slaves, chocolate, cocoa )

Beth
- 694 days ago - change.org
Please use fair trade chocolate. It is currently sourced from farms that use child slaves and laborers to harvest cocoa beans. Many of these slaves are young girls, ages ten to twelve.
Free Mauritanias Anti~Slavery Activists
World  (tags: Islam, Muslims, Mauritania, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, society, slaves, slavery )

Gillian
- 1214 days ago - walkfree.org
Biram Dah Abeid is a leading anti~slavery activist in Mauritania, the country with the highest prevalence of slavery in the world. The organisation he founded, the Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement has fought for the freedom of
Take Slavery in Iraq to the International Criminal Court
World  (tags: Islam, Muslims, slavery, girls, women, rape, slaves, children, conflict, corruption, crime, freedoms, HumanRights, iraq, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence, war )

Gillian
- 1215 days ago - walkfree.org
On March 2015, the OHCHR released a report on ISIS crimes in Iraq, and one of the recommendations was for the situation to be referred to the International Criminal Court. This is important progress, and we need to keep the pressure on until the Secur
American Hostage Kayla Mueller Repeatedly Raped By ISIS Leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi, Report Confirms
World  (tags: Iraq.Syria, slaves, IS, ISIS, ISIL, sex, daesh, islam, islamist, jihad, jihadist )

Roger
- 1253 days ago - theaustralian.com.au
this death cult is using non muslims captive as sex slaves..
Girls Get Peddled Like Petrol Barrels, Says UN Envoy
World  (tags: Muslims, Islam, Islamic State, slaves, pedophilia, children, conflict, crime, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, violence, war )

Gillian
- 1264 days ago - zeenews.india.com
A UN envoy named Zainab Bangura claimed having seen a copy of the ISIS price list in April on an Iraq trip, that showed for how much the extremists sell captured women and kids. Zainab revealed that the kids as young as one-year~old, fetch the highest
ISIS Executes 19 Girls for Refusing to Have Sex With Fighters
World  (tags: Islamic State, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, terrorism, violence, children, girls, women, slaves, Islam, Muslims )

Gillian
- 1264 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
ISIS executes 19 girls for refusing to have sex with fighters as UN envoy reveals how sex slaves are peddled like barrels of petrol ISIS published price list of captured Yazidi, Christian sex slaves last year
Qatar Workers Forced To Run Marathon Shoeless In Bid For World Record
World  (tags: Doha, Quatar, slaves, marathon, Guinness Book of World Records )

Judy
- 1386 days ago - yahoo.thepostgame.com
Trying to break the Guinness World Record for the largest marathon ever, officials in Doha, Qatar, bused in thousands of immigrant slaves working in the country and forced them to run in whatever clothes they had -- including even if they were shoeless.
The Slaves That Time Forgot
World  (tags: slaves, Irish, Cromwell, Barbados, West Indies, America, Irish children )

Nancy
- 1406 days ago - dailykos.com
So many Irish slaves were sent to Barbados, between 12,000 and 60,000, that the term "barbadosed" began to be used.
Free QatarâEUR(TM)s Modern Slaves
World  (tags: Qatar, Islam, Muslims, slaves, slavery, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', middle-east, death, ethics, freedoms, corruption, crime, society, world )

Gillian
- 1411 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Send a message to the Qatari Emir and the CEO of CH2M Hill to demand they do more to stop the suffering of these migrant workers.
'Slaves Worked to Death' Building Qatar's World Cup Paradise - Report   video
World  (tags: Qatar, slaves, World Cup, Deaths, human rights )

Beth
- 1914 days ago - youtube.com
One construction worker a day dies as Qatar seeks to build facilities for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. That's the finding of The Guardian newspaper, which characterizes the conditions facing migrant workers in the country as "slave labor."
Shocking! UN Human Rights Body Elects Slave State Mauritania as VP!
World  (tags: Mauritania, Africa, Slaves, Muslims, children, freedoms, HumanRights, UnitedNations )

Carola
- 2232 days ago - canadafreepress.com
Arab Muslims have enslaved black Africans for 1400 years & there are 800,000 slaves now in Mauritania . The Human Rights Council also has the Maldives as a VP which allows no religion other than Islam & persecute non-Muslims. It mocks 'human rights' value
Held as Slaves, Now Free
World  (tags: slaves, young girls, work, world )

Anna
- 2971 days ago - edition.cnn.com
They arrived in the United States from West Africa, young girls held against their will and forced to work for hours on end. But this time, it didn't happen hundreds of years ago.
Ask the UN to Investigate Slavery in Burmese Ruby Industry ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, violence, Burma, slaves, ruby industry )

Cher
- 3043 days ago - change.org
Burmese rubies are like none other in the world in their color, clarity, and beauty. And degree of violence and abuse with which they are torn from the ground is unique as well. The Burmese military, which owns the vast majority of the ruby mines, forces
Asian 'Child Slaves' at British Cannabis Farms: Report
World  (tags: child slaves, children, slaves, slavery, asian, child trafficking, cannabis, factories, child labor )

Sharon
- 4136 days ago - news.yahoo.com
LONDON (AFP) - Criminal gangs are trafficking hundreds of children into Britain and forcing them to work in cannabis factories, with at least one child per week being found by police, a report said Sunday.
A Petition to Free 27 Million Slaves
World  (tags: slaves, women, children, africa, trafficking, petition )

Rachel
- 4321 days ago - wnd.com
A few years ago, National Geographic reported that there are 27 million slaves in the world today - more than any other time in human history.
 

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