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UK POLITICS: Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking ‘Prevalent’ in UK

UK POLITICS: Modern Slavery, Human Trafficking ‘Prevalent’ in UK

“It’s likely in the tens of thousands,” the NCA’s vulnerabilities director Will Kerr said. “The more we look for modern slavery the more we find evidence of the widespread abuse of the vulnerable. The growing body of evidence we are collecting points to the scale being far larger than anyone had previously thought.”

Human trafficking into modern slavery was now so widespread that ordinary people would inadvertently come into contact with victims every day, Kerr said.

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UK POLITICS: John Hawkins Biography And Profile

UK POLITICS: John Hawkins Biography And Profile

John Hawkins was England first slave trader. 1562 he violently kidnapped 400 Africans and traded them in West Indies. Read John Hawkins Biography & Profile.

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USA: Bestseller Book: Bound For The Promised Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait Of An American Hero By Kate Clifford Larson

USA: Bestseller Book: Bound For The Promised Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait Of An American Hero By Kate Clifford Larson

USA Bestseller Book. Buy Bound for the Promised Land: Harriet Tubman: Portrait of an American Hero by Kate Clifford Larson. Visit Politicoscope now.

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USA POLITICS: Harriet Tubman Biography And Profile

USA POLITICS: Harriet Tubman Biography And Profile

Harriet Tubman was born to enslaved parents in Dorchester County, Maryland originally named Araminta Harriet Ross. Read Harriet Tubman Biography & Profile.

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USA: UN Says, US Owes African Americans Reparations Over Slavery

USA: UN Says, US Owes African Americans Reparations Over Slavery

“There has been no real commitment to reparations and to truth and reconciliation for people of African descent,” UN experts report said.

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UK: Help Us Sue The British Government For Torture

UK: Help Us Sue The British Government For Torture

Uncovering the brutal truth about the British empire. Read this. Share. Comment.

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GUATEMALA: Women Used As Sex Slaves During Civil War Seek Justice In Court

“Every day I suffer for what they did to me. They raped me many times,” said Petrona Choc, now 75 years old.

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USA: How Slavery Led To Modern Capitalism

To understand slavery’s centrality to the rise of American capitalism consider the history of an antebellum Alabama dry-goods outfit called Lehman Brothers.

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