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21 Dec 2021
They are Turks and black: descendants of the Ottoman Empire‘s African slaves form a minority in Turkish society that has long been all but invisible. Now, they’re trying to reappraise their history.
6 Nov 2021
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9 Sep 2021
21 Aug 2021
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan comments on the Taliban's takeover of Afghanistan, saying the country has "just broken the chains of slavery" after the stunningly swift end to its 20-year war.
18 Jul 2021
Financial and other measures with the aim of addressing past racism, colonialism and slavery would "transform our future," according to Michelle Bachelet.
18 Jun 2021
"We must learn from our history and we must teach our children our history," US Vice President Kamala Harris says shortly before President Biden signed the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act into law, creating a federal holiday commemorating Juneteenth, the unofficial day marking the end of slavery in the United States.
14 Feb 2021
Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln are no longer in favor in San Francisco, where the school board has voted to change the name of 44 schools it says bear the names of people associated with racism, slavery or colonization. The decision to rename schools has sparked debate among residents who support and critize the move.
17 Nov 2019
The Director-General of the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons, NAPTIP says an estimated three million young Nigerians had been subjected to sexual and other forms of slavery internally and in various parts of the world.
16 Nov 2019
Descent-based slavery in Mali and the African migrants stranded in Mexico
15 Nov 2019
The number of Nigerian women and girls who leave for the middle east to offer their services as domestic help has taken on a new dimension, with some reaching out to anyone who can save them from what they allege is domestic slavery.
27 Oct 2019
USA: 400 years later, wounds of slavery yet to heal
30 Jan 2019
Kailash Satyarthi: 'I cannot be satisfied without freeing every child from slavery'.

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