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Essays on Slavery

Trafficking: Slaves on the Move

Millions trapped in foreign lands, forced to work under the threat of violence Anita Sharma Bhattarai, a Nepali woman, had faced a difficult life: Her husband mistreated her and the children and when she separated […]

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Essays on Slavery

Slavery: A Worldwide Evil

From India to Indiana, more people are enslaved today than ever before By Charles Jacobs, President, American Anti-Slavery Group In 1993, Abdul Momen traveled to the town of Tungipara, 25 miles from Bangladesh’s capital, Dhaka, […]

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"Escape from Slavery"

Escape from Slavery

“Run!” yelled Nyabol. “Leave your things and run!” I raced from the marketplace — and right into a huge horse with a militiaman pointing a gun at me. I stopped; I could not move. The […]