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  1. Texas-Style InjusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Men's Journal

    ... they were cutting in narrow rows, and the white guards above them, mounted on horseback and barking out threats. "Slavery ain't over. They just moved it where no one sees it," Scott thought as he drove inside the wire. At the first of two ...

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  2. Enlightened SelfiesRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | The Foundation for Economic Education

    ... the beginning, but only between people in narrowly defined groups. The treatment for outsiders was far more harsh. Slavery and torture, today considered egregious violations of human rights, went unquestioned before a few hundred years ago. Since at ...

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  3. Muslims and the power of numbers, large and smallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... to smother freedom and extinguish vibrant societies. Peter Hammond wrote an exceptional analysis of this in his book Slavery, Terrorism, and Islam , where he showed the direct correlation between the percentage of Muslims in a nation and increasing ...

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  4. Bruce DickinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2015 | SFGate

    ... is Bruce Dickinson. British heavy metal band Iron Maiden performs at the Rosemont Horizon during their World Slavery Tour, Rosemont, Illinois, December 21, 1984. Pictured is Bruce Dickinson. L-R: Dave Murray, Nicko McBrain, Steve Harris, Bruce ...

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  5. Gwar TEDxRVA Talk Going ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 | Style Weekly

    ... showing how Gwar cleverly reflected and reminded the city of its bloody roots and it's continuing death merchants. "Slavery is a central concept to Gwar," he says, noting the group's production company name of Slave Pit, and its fans referred to as ...

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  6. History of St. Croix's 'urban slaves' unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Virgin Islands Daily News

    ... House in Christiansted to listen to Odewale's lecture titled, "If These Walls Could Talk: Interpretations of Urban Slavery from the Remains of the Old Danish West India and Company House" and to view artifacts recovered from archeological digs ...

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  7. Slavery marker in Lexington vandalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | WKYT

    A historic Lexington landmark is sitting in a warehouse waiting to be repaired after it was the subject of vandalism. Officials with the city are trying to find out if the act is connected to the current local debate over certain Civil War statues and markers.

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  8. Stop the 'presses'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... nds of public records to research their sweeping investigative story on temporary foreign workers, "The New American Slavery," published Friday on BuzzFeed...

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  9. 'A sacred space in Manhattan': Monument pays tribute to African slave legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Deseret News

    The African Burial Ground National Monument visitor center shows a recreation of an African slave funeral in New York City. Slavery was not practiced solely in the South.

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  10. How predictive analytics can help end slave laborRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | ITworld

    ... people are enslaved today according to NGO Free the Slaves . About 78 percent of those people are victims of labor slavery. Whether you know it or not, they work for you: mining conflict minerals in the Congo to make electronics, fishing in ...

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  11. 130 Years Ago, France Gave Us the Statue of LibertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... The National Park Service first said that Sculptor Edouard Rene de Laboulaye, then president of the French Anti-Slavery Society, discussed the idea with abolitionist and sculptor Frederic Auguste Bartholdi over dinner in 1865. They later revised ...

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  12. Justin Dillon, founder and CEO, Made in a Free WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | CIO

    Slavery may be illegal around the world, but the practice is alive and well. Whether you know it or not, it probably supports your modern lifestyle.

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  13. The Memorial ACTe: A - catalyst for human rights and fundamental freedomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Francois Hollande President of the Republic of France and Victorin Lurel president of the Regional Council of Guadeloupe at the unveiling of the plaque at the Official Opening of the Memorial ACTe on May 10. An aerial view of the Memorial ACTe, the Caribbean Centre of Expression and Memory of Slavery and the Slave Trade in Guadeloupe in the French West Indies. This iconic building graces the site of the former Darboussier sugar refinery along the shores of Pointe-a-Pitre in the French Caribbean Island of Guadeloupe.

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  14. Portsmouth park works to preserve African burial groundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | WMUR-TV Manchester

    ... to sacred ground and honors the enslaved and free men and women who played key roles in the city's early history. Slavery existed in New Hampshire as early as the mid-1600s and was concentrated in Portsmouth, a thriving seaport. Although city ...

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