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British Firms Could Be Linked to Slavery, Murder and Ecological Abuse Overseas âEUR" NGO

Offbeat  (tags: Africa, Asia, Corruption, EU, Energy, Finance, Human rights, Manufacturing, UK )

- 1480 days ago -
Hundreds of British firms operating abroad may be implicated in severe human rights abuses such as modern slavery, poverty-level wages, beatings, killings and environmental damage, an international NGO warns.


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Animae C (508)
Wednesday April 1, 2015, 10:59 pm
Not only British!

Jonathan Harper (0)
Thursday April 2, 2015, 12:28 am

Darren Woolsey (218)
Thursday April 2, 2015, 2:00 am
We have a phrase in England, "No shit, Sherlock"

Everyone who buys into the culture of "buy one, get one free" and wanting to bag a bargain, are effectively reinforcing slave labor in other countries and in fact ours. Zero working hours are another way of exploiting the workforce. . . outsourcing anything to another country is also exploiting a cheap workforce.

Julia Cabrera-Woscek (0)
Thursday April 2, 2015, 6:48 am
This is not right. Should be laws against taking advantage of people.

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Thursday April 2, 2015, 6:49 am
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