Tag Archives: traffickers

. . .Slavery Now

Tweet Picture it: An old fishing trawler, obviously no match for the open sea, captained by a smuggler with a map.  To make sure they stayed in control of the almost 1,000 people jammed and crammed on board, the smugglers forced … Continue reading

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In Our Own Back Yard

Tweet I just read this account: Trafficking charges were brought against a labor recruiting company. Hundreds of farmworkers, all brought over from Thailand, were trapped and held as slaves. The traffickers plunged them into debt and took away their passports. Threats … Continue reading

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