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NEWSLETTER: MARCH 2017

“Enslaved Children, ‘Rescue Fantasies, and the Problem with ‘Innocence’,” Dr. Anna Mae Duane
http://www.historiansagainstslavery.org/main/2017/03/enslaved-children-duane/

“Twice Punched in the Gut” [slavery & economy], Dr. Robert E. Wright
http://www.historiansagainstslavery.org/main/2017/02/twice-punched-in-the-gut-wright/

“One Million Abolitionists Project,” Frederick Douglass Family Initiative
http://www.fd2018.org/

“Help Create UK’s First Mapping of Modern Slavery Research,” Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner
http://www.antislaverycommissioner.co.uk/news-insights/help-create-uks-first-mapping-of-modern-slavery-research/

“Why I Chose to Research What Slaveholders Think,” Austin Choi Fitzpatrick
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/why-i-chose-to-research-what-slaveholders-think_us_58bef21be4b05386ddc0ca64

“How Prison Labor is America’s New Slavery,” Return to Now
http://returntonow.net/2016/06/13/prison-labor-is-the-new-american-slavery/

“A Strike Against the New Jim Crow,” Dissent
https://www.dissentmagazine.org/article/prison-strike-mass-incarceration-labor-reparations

“Detainees Sue Private Prison for ‘Forced Labor,'” The Daily Beast
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/02/27/detainees-sue-private-prison-for-forced-labor.html?via=desktop&source=twitter

“Where is Britain’s Version of Roots?”  The Guardian
https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/mar/03/british-version-roots-britains-slave-empire?CMP=fb_gu

“Men Kept as Slaves in Remote Scottish Hotel,” CNN
http://www.cnn.com/2017/02/21/europe/forced-labor-hotel-scotland/index.html

“Do the Hidden Costs Outweigh the Practical Benefits of Human Trafficking Awareness Campaigns?”
Open Democracy
https://www.opendemocracy.net/beyondslavery/joel-quirk-elena-shih/introduction-do-hidden-costs-outweigh-practical-benefits-of-huma

“Los Angeles Religious Leaders Create Network to Hide Immigrants,” The Hill
http://thehill.com/latino/320936-cnn-an-underground-network-is-readying-homes-to-hide-immigrants

“After Slavery, Searching for Loved Ones in Wanted Ads,” NPR
http://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2017/02/22/516651689/after-slavery-searching-for-loved-ones-in-wanted-ads

If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Michael Landis, Assistant Professor of History at Tarleton State University: mlandis@tarleton.edu

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