Roger plant: it's hard to quantify, has been variously defined, and comes in a range of guises so what denotes modern-day slavery. Earlier in the 20th century, islamist authors declared slavery outdated without actually clearly affirming and promoting its abolition.
Most americans consider slavery as an issue of the american past the unfortunate reality is human trafficking not only exists in the 21st century, but is a $31-billion dollar industry worldwide.
In the 21st century, isn’t it finally time to abolish slavery forever.
The last twenty-six years have been the most painful years for the eritrean people for more than two decades eritreans went through the most brutal acts of evil.
The abuses of the h-2b visa program are mind-boggling a 21st-century version of slavery—captive labor—is rampant at the bottom of the us economy, and washington politicians and business lobbies want to keep it that way, or even expand it as part of the immigration reform talks now in congress.