* Require tendered contractors to adopt a policy which enables staff to blow the whistle on any suspected examples of modern slavery
; * Review its contractual spending to identify any potential issues with modern slavery
; * Refer for investigation via the National Crime Agency's any of contractors identified as a cause for concern regarding modern slavery
This volume contains 10 essays by UK researchers and specialists in non-governmental organizations researching modern slavery
, who examine the development of law, policy, and practice relating to modern slavery
in the UK.
High school seniors struggle on even the most basic questions about slavery
. For example, in a 2017 Teaching Tolerance/SPLC survey, only 8% of the seniors could correctly identify slavery
as the central cause for the Civil War.
Annie Bunting and Joel Quirk, eds., Contemporary Slavery
: Popular Rhetoric and Political Practice (Vancouver: UBC Press, 2017)
Schools fail to adequately teach the history of American slavery
, partly because teachers lack the preparation to cover it, according to a recent study from the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Eighty-Eight Years: The Long Death of Slavery
in the United States, 1777-1865.
According to a study released by the Southern Poverty Law Center's Teaching Tolerance project, titled "Teaching Hard History: American Slavery
," teachers are not sufficiently prepared to teach slavery
; textbooks do not explore slavery
adequately; and high school students lack basic knowledge of the role slavery
played in shaping the United States and its continued impact on race relations in America.
Three months after the Brazilian Ministry of Labor loosened the definition of what constitutes slavery
or slave-like working conditions, the federal government has formally rescinded the changes.
COUNCIL bosses have urged people to be aware of the signs of slavery
- after the authority pledged to help protect those vulnerable to violence and exploitation.
According to a Marxist code of evaluation, slavery
seems to be an institution existing as an outdated anachronism, an economic remnant from a past phase in the historical development of man, as yet still present in modern economics as a defect.
THERESA May should be ashamed of her record on protecting child victims of slavery
, Labour has said as the PM took personal charge of a new drive against people trafficking.