- Nov 28, 2020
Consumers of cheap goods and services are part of the supply chain of modern slavery, according to English Cardinal Vincent Nichols.
Nationwide efforts to confront human trafficking received a boost in the new year as President Donald Trump signed a bill reauthorizing federal expenditures for prevention and assistance programs across the federal government.
Pope Francis on Monday closed 2018 taking up a cause he is often outspoken about, saying Jesus was born to free mankind from sin and asking Catholics to pray for the homeless and victims of modern slavery.
Victims of human trafficking are being held in indefinite detention by the British government, according to a new report by the Jesuit Refugee Service in the UK.
For this year’s Day for Life, the Catholic Church in England and Wales is raising awareness about human trafficking and other forms of modern slavery.
Cardinal Charles Bo of Myanmar said the Rohingya are a stateless people spurned in his country because of “propaganda” and “hate speech” among the Buddhist majority, and they’re also often victims of human trafficking.