Modern Slavery

 

Professor Julia O'Connell Davidson, University of Bristol

 

19 March 2019

 

 

We are told tough border controls are necessary to prevent would-be migrants from being caught up in a “modern-day slave trade”. But what if the experience of those described as “modern slaves” resembles the historical experience of people who attempt to escape slavery, rather than those who were transported into it?

 

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