21 April 2016
Autor: Meghan Hampsey, Human Rights First
The U.S. Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) recently issued two “withhold release” orders, blocking goods from entering the country under suspicion that they were made with forced labor. These are the first such orders since the passage of the Trade...
8 April 2016
Autor: RT (Russia)
"‘Just like a plantation’: Texas inmates go on strike over slave-like conditions", 7 April 2016...
6 April 2016
Autor: Tim Fernholz, Quartz (USA)
"US border agents seized goods tied to forced labor for the first time since 2001", 29 March 2016...
15 March 2016
Autor: Olivia Carballar, La Marea (España)
“Salario indigno, sin vacaciones, a dedo… así es el trabajo en las cárceles españolas” 16 de marzo 2016...
12 February 2016
Autor: Erik Larson, BloombergBusiness (USA)
"Slave-Labor Loophole Closed by U.S. Senate After 8 Decades", 11 Feb. 2016...
12 October 2015
Autor: Report Mainz
[Artikel ursprünglich am 6. Oktober veröffentlicht]...
16 August 2015
Autor: Anahi Rubin, Telesur
En este momento hay 100 prisiones privadas distribuidas en todo el territorio americano; las dos Corporaciones que se destacan en este grupo son: Corporations of América (posee 66 cárceles, con 91.000 prisioneros, ganancias anuales 1700millones) y Geo ...
15 July 2015
GEO Group has been accused of relying on cheap and unpaid labor by detained immigrants and is facing several lawsuits alleging that “voluntary” work programs at their facilities violate state minimum-wage laws. Several people currently or formerly...
12 May 2015
Autor: John Sifton, Diplomat (Asia-Pacific)
...[T]he Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, is a win-win and cure-all...the administration says. Many U.S. lawmakers, however, are unconvinced...The TPP’s partners will include oppressive undemocratic countries...health and human rights advocates are...
28 January 2015
Autor: Jannis Brühl, Süddeutsche Zeitung
"Gewerkschaft der Häftlinge: Mindestlohn hinter Gittern", Jannis Brühl, Süddeutsche Zeitung, 28. Januar 2015...