Books and Films

Bonded Labor: Trackling the System of Slavery in South Asia – Siddarth Kara, 2012

Bonded Labor: Trackling the System of Slavery in South Asia – Siddarth Kara, 2012

 •  Goodreads “Bonded Labor: Tackling the System of Slavery in South Asia is Kara’s second explosive study of slavery, this time focusing on the pervasive, deeply entrenched, and wholly unjust system of bonded labor. From his eleven years of research…

The Burlin Turnpike: A True Story of Human Trafficking in America – Raymond Bechard, Andrea Barton and David Moretti, 2011

The Burlin Turnpike: A True Story of Human Trafficking in America – Raymond Bechard, Andrea Barton and David Moretti, 2011

 •  from The Berlin Turnpike official site “This is a true story of human trafficking in America as told through the testimony of a landmark federal trial which took place at the heart of one of the country’s wealthiest states,…

The Sunken Cathedral: A Human Trafficking Novel – Nicholas Sheppard, 2011

The Sunken Cathedral: A Human Trafficking Novel – Nicholas Sheppard, 2011

Two young girls, Makena (from Nairobi) and Lilya (from Moldova), are lured into human trafficking rings, and forced into prostitution in the dazzle and congestion of Soho, London. Exploited and unrecognized without the official documents their minders have stolen, they…

Sold – Patricia McCormick, 2006

Sold – Patricia McCormick, 2006

Told in a series of haunting vignettes, Sold is a harrowing account of a sexual slavery. Alternating lyrical imagery with precise detail, McCormick gives voice to the terror and bewilderment of a young girl robbed of her childhood but who…

More than Rice: A Journey Through the Underworld of Human Trafficking – Pamala Kennedy Chestnut, 2010

More than Rice: A Journey Through the Underworld of Human Trafficking – Pamala Kennedy Chestnut, 2010

 •  Find out complete info at More Than Rice author’s website or get it at Amazon “Gabriela Mendoza puts a face to the gut-wrenching tragedy of the 3 million women and children that are abducted every year and sold into…

Disposable People

Disposable People

Publication Date: April 23, 2012 | ISBN-10: 0520272919 | ISBN-13: 978-0520272910 | Edition: Third Edition,Revised Slavery is illegal throughout the world, yet more than twenty-seven million people are still trapped in one of history’s oldest social institutions. Kevin Bales’s disturbing…

Ending Slavery

Ending Slavery

Publication Date: December 10, 2008 In his 1999 book, Disposable People, Kevin Bales brought to light the shocking fact of modern slavery and described how, nearly two hundred years after the slave trade was abolished (legal slavery would have to…