anti-slavery


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anti-slavery

[ˈæntɪˈsleɪvərɪ] ADJen contra de la esclavitud
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1759-1833), English philanthropists and anti-slavery agitators who helped to secure passage of the Emancipation Bill by Parliament in 1833.
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.
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.
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.
Minister for Preventing Abuse and Exploitation urges consumers to think about the products they re buying on Anti-Slavery Day.
The figures emerged as the UK Government today announced a crackdown to mark world Anti-Slavery Day.
para]]Ere Aworan tells the story of the Anti-slavery movement around the time of the Civil War.
FITCHBURG -- The Fitchburg Historical Society has been awarded a grant of $1,000 from the Fitchburg Cultural Council for Researching the Underground, its new resource guide on the history of the local anti-slavery movement and Fitchburg's participation in the Underground Railroad.
The results of a survey published on Monday by anti-slavery campaign group Walk Freeestimates that some 35.
Representatives from leading anti-slavery and trafficking organisations, the Home Office, National Crime Agency, specialist officers from the Metropolitan Police's trafficking and kidnap unit and the NHS met to share expertise in tackling the crime and helping victims.
Oscar winning director Steve McQueen, who made the film 12 Years A Slave, is patron of the AntiSlavery campaign group which celebrated the 175th anniversary of Anti-Slavery International at a gala evening in London.
The Gangmasters Licensing Authority, campaign group Anti-Slavery International and MP David Simpson yesterday condemned the "paltry fine".