UNICEF Welcomes Released Girls: #UNICEFschoolgirls #girlsreleased

82 Chibok schoolgirls freed in exchange for five Boko Haram leaders “UNICEF welcomes Saturday’s release of over 80 of the girls abducted by Boko Haram insurgents at their school in Chibok over three years ago. “It is heartening to know that the girls will be returning to their families who have been waiting for this […]

When Flamethrowers Come to Campus, Advice from Students

Free speech has become a contentious issue on college campuses. In an age of inflamed rhetoric — both online and off — a fundamental principle of liberal arts education is being tested in new ways. Right-wing provocateurs like Ann Coulter and Milo Yiannopoulos, and more traditional conservatives like Charles Murray, have been met with protests on […]

Modern Slavery in the USA: 25 Types and Road to Freedom Report #sextrafficking #polaris #labor trafficking

Modern slavery is sex and labor trafficking. In The Typology of Modern Slavery, Polaris’s research team proposes a classification system that identifies 25 distinct types of human trafficking in the United States, including: ​ 1. Escort Services 14. Construction 2. Illicit Massage, Health, and Beauty 15. Hotels and Hospitality 3. Outdoor Solicitation 16. Landscaping 4. […]

$ Behind Trump, Bob Mercer, believes your worth is measured by your bank account #newyorker #trump$ #bobmercer #janemayer

Yes, it’s true. Money means you matter in the USA electorate. Government is now openly by, for and of billionaires. Deep or dark $ is making you poor except where it counts: you have a soul. Read: The Reclusive Hedge-Fund Tycoon Behind the Trump Presidency: How Robert Mercer exploited America’s populist insurgency. By Jane Mayer […]