anti-slavery


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anti-slavery

[ˈæntɪˈsleɪvərɪ] ADJen contra de la esclavitud
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DOUGLASS could be persuaded to conse- crate his time and talents to the promotion of the anti-slavery enterprise, a powerful impetus would be given to it, and a stunning blow at the same time inflicted on northern prejudice against a colored complexion.
His father was a tireless and devoted member of the group of London anti-slavery workers (Claphamites), and was Secretary of the company which conducted Sierra Leone (the African state for enfranchised negroes); he had also made a private fortune in African trade.
1759-1833), English philanthropists and anti-slavery agitators who helped to secure passage of the Emancipation Bill by Parliament in 1833.
Thus it was directly in the spirit and genius of the age, what happened in one instance when a church censured and threatened to excommunicate one of its members on account of the somewhat hostile part to the church which his conscience led him to take in the anti-slavery business; the threatened individual immediately excommunicated the church in a public and formal process.
In recent years Abeid has run for president in his home nation, founded a mass anti-slavery movement and been feted internationally for his work as an abolitionist, which includes being named in PeaceLinkLive's list of "10 People Who Changed the World You Might Not Have Heard Of".
Sojourner Truth is an American women rights and anti-slavery activist.
Rani, now an anti-slavery campaigner, lived her experience with slavery not in some developing world sweatshop, but in private homes in the U.
GOMA, Safar 18, 1438, Nov 18, 2016, SPA -- An appeals court in Mauritania overturned the convictions of three anti-slavery activists on Friday and reduced the sentences of 10 others for their alleged role in a riot in June, Amnesty International said, Reuters reported.
The template facilitates the collection, analysis, communication, and reporting of critical anti-slavery measures through companies' supply and provision chains in accordance with the regulatory and company-specific requirements.
A group of 'vulnerable' people have been rescued in a police anti-slavery operation across the North East.
Last week, the UK's anti-slavery commissioner warned that victims were being failed by "substandard" crime recording which risks allowing perpetrators to offend with impunity.
The Unicef ambassador's speech to the All-Wales Anti-Slavery Conference yesterday comes just months after a Cardiff business owner was jailed for 14 years for using two vulnerable men like "slaves".