18 Oct '11, 8am

How Many Slaves Work For You? | Care2 Causes

How Many Slaves Work For You? | Care2 Causes

Written by Margret Aldrich , from the Utne Reader You’ve probably never thought of yourself as a supporter of slavery, but the online tool Slavery Footprint reveals evidence of forced labor in your closet, your garage, your refrigerator, and every other corner of your life. “Last month marked the anniversary of the announcement of the Emancipation Proclamation, which we all know ended slavery for good 149 years ago, right? Wrong,” writes Yuka Yoneda for Inhabitat . She continues: “While that’s what we in America are taught in our textbooks, slavery is still alive and well around the world (including in the U.S.). In fact, most of us have several slaves working for us at this very moment.” Complete Slavery Footprint’s artfully designed survey to calculate the number of slaves who work for you , based on your lifestyle and the products you buy. Included are questions about f...

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