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BACKSTORY: Slavery still exists and the UN is doing nothing about it
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BACKSTORY: Slavery still exists and the UN is doing nothing ab...

W illiam Wilberforce , who paved the way for the abolition of the slave trade in Britain, found solace for his views in both the Old and New Testaments. In a memorable speech delivered in the House of Commons in 1788, he explained the meaning of ... Canadian Jewish News, 1 day ago
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State slavery education commission remains quiet POLITICO New York, 3 weeks ago

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Hindustan Times

Crossover connections: Shaping Indian and Chinese diasporas

In the beginning, there was slavery. With its abolition, the British imperium constructed a globe-spanning system of labour movement. Coolies, both Indians and Chinese, were a product as were the Gujarati and Chettiar middlemen who helped ship their ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
Christian Science Monitor

Obama marks abolition of slavery with plea to reject of 'bigotry in all forms'

The president reflected on the significance of the 13th Amendment, which effectively abolished slavery, 150 years after its passage, linking the efforts of civil rights leaders of the past to movements to combat discrimination today. President Obama ...
 Christian Science Monitor2 months ago Marking abolition of slavery, Obama urges rejection of 'bigotry in all forms'  Christian Science Monitor2 months ago Obama encourages Americans to "rise above" bigotry, fear  MyInforms2 months ago
Black Enterprise

13th Amendment: Barack Obama marks 150 years since abolition of slavery with call for 'freedom'

President Barack Obama joined with lawmakers on Capitol Hill on 9 December to mark the 150th anniversary of the 13th Amendment, which ended slavery in the US. "We betray the efforts of the past if we fail to push back against bigotry in all its ...
 International Business Times UK2 months ago 13th Amendment Anniversary: President Obama Discusses Bigotry Today  Black Enterprise2 months ago The Other 13th Amendment: The Complicated History of Abolition That Still Haunts Us Today  Huffington Post2 months ago Montgomery's Bus Boycott Anniversary, The 13th Amendment and Today's Anti-Racist Struggle  Global Research2 months ago

A century of African-American quilts celebrated in new exhibition

WILLIAMSBURG, VA .- The lively tradition of quilting in America following the abolition of slavery (from the 1870s to approximately 1990) will be revealed in a new exhibition, A Century of African-American Quilts, which will open on January 30, ...
 Artdaily.org1 week ago Obama Compares Gun Control To Abolition Of Slavery And Gay Rights [VIDEO]  Daily Caller1 month ago How Slaves Built American Capitalism  Axis of Logic1 month ago How slave labour built American capitalism  Zimbabwe Herald1 month ago

President Obama Takes Subtle Jabs at Donald Trump During Speech on Abolition of Slavery

More President Obama and congressional leaders traveled to the Capitol Building's Emancipation Hall Wednesday to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery, with the President using the ceremony both to laud the nation's early ...
 Time2 months ago

1862: Abraham Lincoln

In 1862, President Abraham Lincoln sent his Second Annual Message to Congress, in which he called for the abolition of slavery, and went on to say, "Fellow citizens, we cannot escape history. We of this Congress and this administration will be ...
 Arizona Daily Star2 months ago Eric Foner: Lincoln did not free 4m slaves with his pen  The Gulf Today2 months ago
United Nations

On Slavery Abolition Day Enslavement, Trafficking Risks with All Horrific Abuse for Refugees, Migrants

With over 60 million people driven from their homes and millions more crossing borders to seek a better life, the risk of mounting human trafficking and enslavement with all its horrific abuse must be confronted, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on ...
 Before It's News2 months ago On Slavery Abolition Day, Ban warns of enslavement, trafficking risks for refugees, migrants  United Nations2 months ago Slavery Abolition Day: Ban warns of enslavement, trafficking risks for refugees  Sify2 months ago Africa: On Slavery Abolition Day, Ban Warns of Enslavement, Trafficking Risks for Refugees, Migrants  Afropages.fr2 months ago

Six myths about modern-day child slavery

By PR Newswire Article Rating: December 1, 2015 03:36 PM EST - Wednesday is International Day for Abolition of Slavery - MISSISSAUGA, ON , Dec. 1, 2015 In the lead up to International Day for the Abolition of Slavery ( Dec. 2 ), ...
 Ulitzer2 months ago /R E P E A T -- Six myths about modern-day child slavery/  Financial Content2 months ago

Minister Baboo announces activities to mark 181st Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery

: The Minister of Arts and Culture, Mr Santaram Baboo, announced a series of activities to mark the 181 st Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery in Mauritius on 01 February 2016, at a press conference yesterday in Port Louis. The Official ...
 Government of Mauritius1 week ago Mauritius: Minister Baboo Announces Activities to Mark 181st Anniversary of the Abolition of Slavery(Government of Mauritius)  AllAfrica.com1 week ago Mauritania: Anti-Slavery Activists Mark Year Behind Bars  Freedom House3 weeks ago
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