At a conservative estimate there are over 27 million slaves NOW, this minute! This is double the number of the historic slave trade.
2 million of these are sex slaves. 8 million are child slaves. Tim Tate spent a year making an 8 part documentary on many kinds of slavery.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Food Chain Slaves Season 1 Episode 1
It is a nation built on the abolition of slavery, but there are at least 40,000 slaves in the US today. In the opening episode of Slavery: A 21st Century Evil, Al Jazeera’s Rageh Omaar investigates food chain slavery in the US.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil Sex Slaves Season 1 Episode 2
There are an estimated 1.4 million sex slaves in the world today and international trafficking is on the rise.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Bonded Slaves Season 1 Episode 3
It is a form of slavery that is passed down from one generation to the next, enslaving millions.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Child Slaves Season 1 Episode 4
There are at least 8.4 million child slaves in the world today, many of them held as forced labour.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Charcoal Slaves Season 1 Episode 5
Poverty-stricken men from the north of Brazil are often lured to remote camps where they are used as slave labour.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Bridal Slavery Season 1 Episode 6
Women and young girls are sold for as little as $120 to men who often abuse them.
In the midst of widespread poverty, fueled by economic inequality and rampant corruption, a new form of slavery – bridal slavery – has flourished in India.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Prison Slaves Season 1 Episode 7
Over the past 20 years China has become the world’s biggest exporter of consumer goods. But behind this apparent success story is a dark secret – millions of men and women locked up in prisons and forced into intensive manual labour.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Al Jazeera Slavery Debate in full Season 1 Episode 8
Luis C d’Baca from the US State Department Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Kevin Bales, president of Free the Slaves; David Batstone, president of Not for Sale; and Joy Ezeilo, UN Special Rapporteur for Trafficking in Persons.
 Slavery: A 21st Century Evil – Food Chain Slaves Season 1 Episode 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IbAr368CKGg&feature=youtu.be 1
Please note that victims of abuse may be triggered by reading this information. The Sanctuary for the Abused [A] has advice on how to prevent triggers. National Association for People Abused in Childhood [B] has a freephone helpline and has links to local support groups. Other useful sites are One in Four [C] and Havoca [D]. Useful post on Triggers [E] from SurvivorsJustice [F] blog. Jim Hoppers pages on Mindfulness [G] and Meditation [H] may be useful.
[A] Sanctuary for the Abused http://abusesanctuary.blogspot.co.uk/2006/07/for-survivors-coping-with-triggers-if.html
[E] SurvivorsJustice Triggers post http://survivorsjustice.com/2014/02/26/triggers-what-are-they-and-how-do-we-work-through-them/
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