Slavery

Missing 234 Nigerian Schoolgirls, Kidnapped, Sold For $12 Each
By May 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Missing 234 Nigerian Schoolgirls, Kidnapped, Sold For $12 Each

It’s been over two weeks now since 234 Nigerian girls were kidnapped from their school. A  local terrorist group has been pin-pointed as the culprits. The search continues, but families are beginning to hope, as little international help or pressure has materialized. The perpetrators are thought to be part of a group of militants that calls itself […]

Caribbean Nations File Lawsuit Demanding Slavery Reparations
By March 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Caribbean Nations File Lawsuit Demanding Slavery Reparations

A lawsuit has been filed demanding reparations from the governments of Britain, France and the Netherlands. Fourteen Caribbean nations have adopted plans to sue their former colonizers. Among these are Britain, France and the Netherlands. The suit claims that these nations are responsible for lingering harms which can be attributed to the slave trade. The Associated […]

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‘Saudi Facebook’ Page Offers Castrated African Slave For Sale
By February 26, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

‘Saudi Facebook’ Page Offers Castrated African Slave For Sale

Though the practice is officially illegal today, Saudi Arabia had an estimated 300,000 slaves as recently as 1960. Only years before Malcolm X made his pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi citizens were still legally keeping Africans as slaves. The 60s saw the official abolition of slavery in the Saudi Kingdom, but unofficially continues to exist, especially […]

Superbowl Season’s ‘Dirty Secret’, and the Congressman Who Just Exposed It
By February 2, 2014 1 Comments Read More →

Superbowl Season’s ‘Dirty Secret’, and the Congressman Who Just Exposed It

There is a dirty secret about Superbowl season that the mainstream media and the NFL would have swept under the rug. Some media outlets have even been scrambling to “debunk” the “myth” of higher child sex-trafficking rates in cities hosting the Superbowl, during the time surrounding the event, as well as during other major sporting events. But Representative […]

Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Enslaving Teen Wife As Prostitute
By January 30, 2014 2 Comments Read More →

Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Enslaving Teen Wife As Prostitute

A former Baltimore Police officer just pleaded guilty to prostituting his 19-year-old wife as well as another teenager who was living with them. Lamin Manneh, 32, of Baltimore forced the two teens into prostitution, according to prosecutors. The sex-slavery occurred between February 2013 and May 2013, and garnered more than 300 customers. Manneh admitted to traveling […]