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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.

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Nazir's daughter told the officials that Chinese national had contracted marriage with Pakistani girls and took them to China allegedly for white slavery.
Jennifer, who made a name for herself as one of the few sexy stars who could act, collaborated with some of the country's finest filmmakers in her prime: Celso Ad Castillo in 'Snake Sisters' (1984), Lino Brocka in 'White Slavery (1985), Peque Gallaga in 'Virgin Forest' (1985), Tikoy Aguiluz in 'Boatman' (1985), and Elwood Perez in 'Silip' (1985).
The 'White Slavery Conventions' encapsulated the fear over women who migrating and the need for special levels of protection to be afforded to them at the international level to save them from sexual slavery.
Six days later her captor took her to the British consulate in Milan and said the Black Death white slavery gang had kidnapped her by mistake, as it is against their code to take a mother.
"I'm going to be quite sad," says Graham MacDuff, who plays Trevor Graydon in the show which has music, comedy, romance and, er, white slavery (we'll come back to that).
This literature claims the existence of "white slavery" in Barbados and, essentially, argues that the harsh labor conditions and sufferings of indentured servants were as bad as or even worse than that of enslaved Africans.
Banned was profanity, nudity, white slavery,sympathy for criminals, drugs, seduction, any implied sexual relationship between black and white, and excessive or lustful kissing.
Pliley begins by contextualizing the 1907 "white slavery" craze, which encompassed both sexual and racial hysteria and outrage over real incidents of captivity and sexual abuse of women.
Christian Slaves, Muslim Master: White Slavery in the Mediterranean,
David Olugosa is currently writing a new history of slavery entitled 5000 Years a Slave, and a new history of the British colonisation of Tasmania entitled White Slavery and the Black War.
Millie quickly and easily joins the "flapper" crowd, but life gets complicated when she uncovers a white slavery ring with headquarters in the hotel where she's living.
Rather like Nigel Farage suggesting Romanian men are waiting to move in next door to you, pop round to borrow a cup of sugar, and then sell you into white slavery soon as look at you (I paraphrase slightly), I look at a match like Italy and Luxembourg and think: "Well, the Italians don't like it up 'em, but can they be held by a bunch of disc jockeys?