Articles Tagged modern-day slavery

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Shopping That Can Change the World

by admin on September 21, 2011 in Slavery-free with No Comments

Ah, the sweet satisfaction of shopping.    There is something victorious about finding a good deal for something that perfectly fits your selected need.  Like finding the right piece of the puzzle or solving a clue in a treasure hunt. Of course we need to be careful to avoid entitlement, greed, and other such deceitful notions…continued here

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Hotels in the Fight against Human Trafficking

by admin on September 2, 2011 in Slavery-free, Venue with No Comments

As tourists or customers, whether on your honeymoon, at your wedding location, or on any other travel, you can be conscientious consumers. Book your hotel with businesses who are making legitimate strides against human trafficking in their facilities. By executing your wedding planning within a circle of vendors who do not use or promote slavery, you are taking an active stance in the war against modern-day slavery simply by planning your wedding.

The Sweet Christian Bride
The Sweet Christian Bride

Modern-Day Slavery

by admin on July 27, 2011 in Slavery-free, Vendor with No Comments

There are 30 million slaves worldwide today. Whether a family treacherously laboring under the duress of impossible financial obligations, whether a woman shipped off to a different country as a prostitute without legal documentation under the guise of being hired for a restaurant job, whether an orphan being abducted from the streets and forced to work for less money than he can live on, whether a suburban adolescent being drugged and filmed as leverage for someone to pimp her, or whether a child kidnapped by soldiers and threatened into killing for them, slavery is rampant. It is real. It can happen to anyone.

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