From British daily The Morning Star:
Slavery returns to Britain
Thursday 14 May 2009
by Paddy McGuffin
The home affairs committee report, entitled The Trade in Human Beings: Human trafficking in the UK, said that there are at least 5,000 victims – mostly women and children – living in this country.
Most are made to work in the sex trade or forced to beg. Others fall prey to crooked gangmasters and are forced to work long hours in disgraceful conditions for a pittance.
UK government resists European efforts to co-ordinate efforts to fight sex trafficking: here.
FEMEN’s Unfeminist Tactics? A Response to Rising Sex Tourism in Ukraine: here.
Slavery in today’s world: here.