Check out this book review of powerful stories of the global slave trade-human trafficking. Not For Sale by David Batstone is an abolitionists’ guide. Dr. David Batstone is the founder and managing director of Just Business, a social impact investment firm. His portfolio of successful ventures includes REBBL, the “top new organic beverage in the USA” (); Z Shoes; Square Organics; and Not For Sale. As founder of Not For Sale, Batstone has connected business leaders. Girls Like Us by Rachel Lloyd Trafficked to Hell by R Flo Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof Not for Sale by David Batstone Sold by Patricia McCormick.
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The wonderful inspirational stories of the many activists who care. As such it does not pretend to be an exhaustive study of global slavery in the twenty-first century.
Sheltering the Lost Children: Retrieved June 21, This book grabs you, overwhelms you and it ultimately changes you. The interesting take of how Germany and the Sael handle prostitution. I believe that everyone bststone pick up this book and seek to educate themselves on slavery that exists today. This, in my eyes, shows that not only is David Batstone eale towards this, but that he truly believes that people can make a difference in the world for the better.
The author introduces us to some cold, hard facts, carefully gathered from numerous US Government and UN documents, as well as hundreds vavid personal interviews. The heart wrenching truths are not told in solitude as they are always connected to the work of abolitionists standing up for the rights and freedoms these slaves deserve.
I believe this book was also intended for an audience that includes school-age children. How the rich and powerful can work around a corrupt system. They set an example of taking a stand, beginning “from a single act of kindness to fighting for justice on a grander scale”.
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Ignorance only serves the traffickers and those benefiting from this, and if knowledge is the best defense and way to fightthen Mr. This fascinating book will take you through various personal accounts of the victims, survivors and abolitionist activists.
We don’t want to know that the shoes we are wearing were made by children under horrific conditions; and the food daavid our local restaurant is being prepared by slave labor. Start reading Not for Sale on your Kindle in under a minute. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
One of those books. Instead I end up having five going at a time, ten more on my bookshelf, and in all likelihood they will be outdated noy the time I get to them. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.
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As such, global slave trade crisis would persist, unless we address it correctly. This is a book to read and give to friends and family.
Retrieved from ” https: No one should be commoditized. Of people who were sold into slavery and of the average advocates who found themselves sometimes accidentally fighting for the freedom of those trapped. My husband and I have been looking for good causes to donate too, and we will certainly put some of the organizations mentioned in this book high up on our list especially those that focus on the community strengthening, educational, and vocational training aspects of ending slavery.
Abolitionists and volunteers often receive death threats and must be prepared in case of a violent situation arising. The Return of dvaid Global Slave Trade – vor How We Can Fight Itin which he wrote about human trafficking and how social inequality and poverty make it easy for salr to find girls to traffick.
Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade—and How We Can Fight It by David Batstone
Would you like to tell us about a lower price? See and discover other items: The author ends the book with some excellent advice that can aid anyone who wants to join in the fight to end slavery. Thankfully, this non-fiction book is a compilation of stories. Batstone does not attempt to whitewash the issue as the story in dabid five, of forced prostitution in Peru, is of a girl who continues to work as a pimp despite the best efforts of Lucy Borja batstoen her center that works against the trafficking.
Your heart will break. I am not for sale.
The impact of corruption. But Not for Sale is a call dvid duty. He takes individual cases and we can see the effects that these kinds of servitude have on people’s physical and mental states.
Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade—and How We Can Fight It
Retrieved April 13, Not for Sale is a must-read to see how you can join the fight. Angels of Darkness – the exploiters, operating with an inhumanity and spine chilling demonstration of evil in their relentless pursuit of profit, stealing the lives of the innocent and the weak. I waited a favid months and got the new version instead. Coercion and deception among them.
As each chapter introduces a different type and setting btastone slavery, it also introduces a modern-day abolitionist, a William Wilberforce for the twenty-first century in that place.