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What is Anti-Slavery Day and why does itmatter?

What do you think of when we say slavery? Chances are an image comes to mind of historical slavery, before its abolition in the UK 183 years ago. But slavery is still all around us from the goods we buy being produced by low- or no-wage workers, ... Brief, 6 days ago

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Blue plaque for anti-slave trade admiral

A plaque has been unveiled to recognise a naval admiral's contribution towards the abolition of slavery. Admiral Benedictus Kelly lived in Saltford House, near Bath, from 1856 until 1867 when he died. The citation spoke of the "significant and ...
 BBC3 weeks ago Blue plaque honours Admiral Benedictus Kelly  BBC3 weeks ago
Caribbean Community Secretariat

'All of humanity is part of this story,' UNESCO says on Day to remember slavery and its abolition

MIL OSI Source: United Nations Press Release/Statement: Headline: All of humanity is part of this story, UNESCO says on Day to remember slavery and its abolition 23 August 2016 The courage of the men and women who in August 1791 ...
 Foreign months ago All of humanity is part of this story, UNESCO says on Day to remember slavery and its abolition  Caribbean Community Secretariat2 months ago George Brown House National Historic Site  Foreign months ago

Cuba calls upon the international community to remedy the crime against humanity committed with slavery and the transatlantic slave trade

At the General Assembly Plenary, under Agenda item: Commemoration of the abolition of slavery and the transatlantic slave trade, the Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ambassador Ana Silvia RodrĂ­guez Abascal, noted that slave ...
 Minrex.Gob.cu1 day ago Remarks to the General Assembly at the Commemoration of the Abolition of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade  United States Mision to the United Nations3 days ago Cuba at 71 AGNU calls upon the international community to remedy the crime against humanity committed with slavery and the transatlantic slave trade  Minrex.Gob.cu1 day ago

Ending Slavery: Strategies for Contemporary Global Abolition

The University of Nottingham is running the world's first massive open online course on contemporary slavery. Around the world, nearly 46 million people are forced to work against their will for no pay. Responding to this challenge over the past ...
 Business & Human Rights1 week ago Free online course on ending modern slavery - starts 17 Oct  Business & Human Rights1 week ago Global slavery expert joins Nottingham  University of Nottingham1 month ago

Manisha Sinha Among Ten Nominees for National Book Award in Nonfiction

Indian American historian-author Manisha Sinha's book, The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition, is on this year's National Book Foundation's Longlist for the National Book Award in Nonfiction. The foundation describes the book as: A ...
 India-West2 weeks ago This year's National Book Award nominees share a major theme: The racist history of the United States  Quartz1 month ago National Book Foundation Unveils Longlist for Nonfiction  Adweek Online1 month ago These 10 nonfiction books are contending for the National Book Award  Miami Herald1 month ago

Amend the 13th: Abolish Legal Slavery in Amerika Movement Mission Statement

by Joka Heshima Jinsai, founder Preamble Section One of the 13th Amendment outlawed slavery and involuntary servitude except as punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted… Such an amendment amounted to an escape ...
 Before It's News1 month ago

Modern slavery: England and Wales police investigating 'too few' cases

12 October 2016 From the section UK Image copyright AFP Image caption Many of the women trafficked work in prostitution Police are failing to investigate alleged cases of modern slavery due to "chronic weaknesses" in crime recording, the UK's ...
 BBC1 week ago Police investigate 'too few' slave cases  BBC1 week ago

football body should have demanded abolition

FNV union says of kafala migrant labour system ahead of 2022 World Cup Fifa is facing legal action in the Swiss courts over its alleged complicity in the mistreatment of migrant workers in Qatar ahead of the 2022 World Cup , the Guardian can ...
 The Guardian1 week ago

13th review fiercely intelligent prison documentary

Ava DuVernay's lucid study of the links between slavery and the US penal system is packed with ideas and information There is something bracing, even exciting, about the intellectual rigour that Ava DuVernay brings to this documentary about the ...
 The Guardian2 weeks ago Ava Duvernay's documentary 13th review  Gulf News3 weeks ago 13th review: Ava DuVernay doc shows prisons are the new plantations  The Guardian3 weeks ago
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