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Choosing Chains

A life in chains is unimaginable from the vantage point of freedom. Nothing could be more horrific than to be taken by force from the life, land, and family you love. 392 more words


The Modern Savery Act is now Law

On 26th March the Modern Slavery Act became law. It includes important legislation on child trafficking and supply chains. Huge steps have been made in combating modern slavery in Britain. 155 more words

Unpaid Internships and the Myth of Meritocracy

Originally published on the Huffington Post, 27 March 2014:

One of the most profitable movie studios in the US recently auctioned off an unpaid internship… 653 more words


Century of Enslavement: The History of The Federal Reserve

(I’m re-posting this video for educational purposes, in accordance with ‘fair use’ provisions in the copyright act; this blog is not monetized)

I think I may have posted this one already, but it is so important a topic that it can stand to be posted again from time to time… (Asty)

Modern History

Slaves kept in locked cages catch seafood that ends up in global supply chain: 'I want to go home. We all do'

BENJINA, Indonesia (AP) — The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home. 3,872 more words


First Impressions: A Visual Analysis of the Introductory Portion of The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center’s "From Slavery to Freedom" Exhibit

By: Isabel Vazquez

Impressions are meant to do precisely what the word implies, that is, to impress, to fascinate, and excite in a manner that would be entirely unforgettable. 1,153 more words