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Taking Action Against Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery

Vanessa Thevathasan | Posted 10.20.2014 | Impact
Vanessa Thevathasan

Anti-Slavery Day was created by Act of Parliament in order to raise awareness of modern slavery and help mobilize efforts to eliminate all forms of slavery.

Tough Mothers, Nobody's Slave

Deborah Swiss | Posted 05.07.2014 | Impact
Deborah Swiss

As we commemorate International Women's Day on March 8, it's an opportunity to take action and end the human trafficking that still exists today.

Bihar, India: Signs of Positive Change in Anti-Slavery Policy

Free The Slaves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Free The Slaves

Despite the fact that slavery is illegal, modern day slavery thrives in many parts of India.

Pakistan's Institutionalized Discrimination Against Religious Minorities

Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza

Pakistan must implement legislation to ensure freedom of religion for all. What the country currently lacks is not a legal framework but genuine political will.

Bonded Labor is 'India's Version of Apartheid'

Free The Slaves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Free The Slaves

For the first time ever, activists and representatives from local government convened for a public dialogue on the extent of slavery -- and the government's role in combating it.

Human trafficking mixing-up views on immigration to the United States

Eduardo Barraza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eduardo Barraza

Victims of modern-day slavery are being brought here as human cargo, and destined for the most vile purposes as forced labor and prostitution. Pho...

VIDEO: Less Human Trafficking Awareness Campaigns, More Action Campaigns

Jamaal Bell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jamaal Bell

I recently spoke to David Batstone, Director of the Not For Sale Campaign, to discuss human trafficking. I focused on the question of how can the everyday citizen help combat human trafficking.