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Scotland anti-trafficking law: Landmark law makes abolition of modern slavery possible
Christian Today

Scotland anti-trafficking law: Landmark law makes abolition of...

With the passage of the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Scotland) Bill, in the space of just one year, all parts of the United Kingdom have passed into law dedicated anti-slavery legislation. Victims across the country now have a voice. Christian Today, 3 days ago

24 images for abolition of slavery

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Quincy Herald-Whig, 3 months ago

Colonisation effect on ending Maori slavery overstated, says author

Maori have been credited with the abolition of their own slave practices in a new book which debunks a few popular myths. English born, Auckland University educated author Hazel Petrie released her book, Outcasts of the Gods: The struggle over ... weeks ago
Money Week

28 August 1833: Slavery Abolition Act enacted

Samuel Sharpe on Jamaica's $50 bill From the late 16th century a triangular trade developed between Europe, Africa and North America. British goods were shipped to Africa, slaves were shipped to the new world, and cash crops such as sugar and ...
 Money Week1 month ago
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange

Top campaigners call for mass climate action ahead of Paris conference

source edie newsroom Campaigners caller for mass mobilisation on the scale of the slavery abolition and anti-apartheid movements to trigger "a great historical shift" Desmond Tutu, Vivienne Westwood, Naomi Klein and Noam Chomsky are among a group ...
 Environmental Data Interactive Exchange1 month ago Tutu, McKibben, Chomsky Calling for 'Mass Mobilization' to Spur Bold Climate Action at COP21  EnvironmentGuru.com1 month ago
Government Information Agency Guyana

Minister within the Ministry of Education calls on Guyanese to strive for economic independence as she opens Emancipation Exhibition

The true meaning of emancipation is not only about the abolition of slavery, but also the arrival of Indentureship… and by extension, the birth of our nation were the words of the Hon. Dr. Nicolette Henry, Minister within the Ministry Education ...
 Government Information Agency Guyana2 months ago PM urged Guyanese to be conscious of the new threat to Guyana's freedom as the celebrate Emancipation Day  Government Information Agency Guyana2 months ago Observing Emancipation  The Voice St Lucia2 months ago Minister Alexander issues statement to recognize Emancipation Day  Noodls2 months ago

177 years later

, Trinidad and Tobago was the first country in the world to celebrate the abolition of slavery with a national/public holiday. The Emancipation Bill was presented in the Westminster Parliament by Thomas Buxton in 1833 and the Act came into ...
 Tobago News2 months ago

GINA Emancipation Message

As we join in observing the 176th Anniversary of the abolition of slavery, the staff of GINA extends best wishes to all and to Afro-Guyanese in particular. In saluting the sacrifices made by our ancestors as they struggled for freedom, let ...
 Government Information Agency Guyana2 months ago
Channel 4

FactCheck: Is George Osborne rewriting history?

The claim For it was Conservatives in previous governments that ended the slave trade, that stopped children working in factories and gave them universal education. They gave equal votes to women and equal rights to disabled people. George ...
 Channel 43 hours ago
World Bulletin

Cameron rejects UK slavery reparations

World Bulletin / News Desk David Cameron has dismissed Jamaican calls to make reparations for Britain's role in the slave trade at the start of an official visit. The UK Prime Minister said he hoped the Caribbean region could move on and help ...
 World Bulletin4 days ago Cameron ducks apology over British and family's Jamaican slave ties  Boston Globe4 days ago Cameron faces calls for slavery reparations on visit to Jamaica  EuroNews6 days ago Jamaica: Cameron rejects UK slavery reparations on Jamaica visit  Muslim News4 days ago
Huffington Post UK

Cameron Arrives In Jamaica Amid Awkward Call For Slave Trade Reparations

David Cameron had to confront our colonial past when arrived in Jamaica amid calls Britain to pay the Caribbean countries reparations for its role in the slave trade. The Prime Minister flew into Jamaica promising a £200 million infrastructure ...
 Huffington Post UK5 days ago David Cameron urged to make slave trade reparations during Jamaica visit  Irish Examiner5 days ago Cameron urged to make slave trade reparations to Jamaica  Irish Times5 days ago
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