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white slavery

n.
1. The enslavement of white people.
2. The supposed phenomenon of large numbers of white women and girls being abducted, transported across a border, and forced into prostitution in the late 1800s and early 1900s, especially as characterized by social reformers.

white slave n.

white slave

n
a girl or woman forced or sold into prostitution
white slavery n

white′ slave′


n.
a woman who is sold or forced into prostitution.
[1825–35]
white′ slav′er, n.
white′ slav′ery, n.
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Noun1.white slave - a woman sold into prostitutionwhite slave - a woman sold into prostitution  
bawd, cocotte, cyprian, fancy woman, harlot, lady of pleasure, prostitute, sporting lady, tart, whore, woman of the street, working girl - a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
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Mir Yarfitz analyzes the activities of Ezras Noschim, created to protect Jewish women against white slavers, in the context of attitudes toward motherhood and family.
I loved them, I created them, I'm intimately involved with them and I sold them to the white slavers that take these things and" Lucas, speaking to US talk show host Charlie Rose, stopped talking and laughed nervously.
I loved them, I created them, I'm intimately involved with him and I sold them to the white slavers that take these things and" Lucas, speaking to US talk show host Charlie Rose, stopped talking at that point and laughed nervously.
This idea has few takers today because modern history has suppressed the truth about local black kings rounding up their own people and selling them to white slavers for work in America, but the museums of West Africa abound with these accounts, and any local person will be happy to share their history with those willing to listen.
In Connecticut, she further tormented the goth goings-on by amping the ominous vibes with two scumbled black-and-white paintings of Messerschmitt fighters and nearby text pieces concerning white slavers as well as Hitler visiting the Paris Opera.
Kosova "free and independent" became a huge market for white slavers, housed the biggest US military base in Europe, with the highest per-capita out migration of any country in Europe.
The factory house, fortifications, slave prison, watch-towers, dormitories, storerooms and power magazine, the graves of white slavers and one of their African business partners, Bai Adam, are still visible on the island.
A Certain Raquel dramatizes the life of a historical figure, Raquel Liberman, a Polish-Jewish immigrant to Argentina who was trapped into prostitution by the Zwi Migdal association of Jewish white slavers and denounced her exploiters.
THE roaring twenties are relived in Newcastle this week as flapper girls and even white slavers kick their heels at the Theatre Royal.
A trainer puts some long-standing yard stalwart in a claimer and, when it is duly claimed, screams like a pig of the stuck variety that he would rather have sold his firstborn daughter to white slavers.
If you had threatened to sell their first-born to white slavers there would have been less fuss.
Hence the storm around Schapelle Corby, for not only does it tap into half-remembered stories of white slavers and penny dreadfuls of the 1920s, but also because the trial did generally fall short of both its own juridical standards and those of a more universal conception of modern justice.