Davis, Robert Murray John Wiley and Sons. Archived 20 October at the Wayback Machine " 15 January BBC News. After the fall: "Broken" is the same word Detective-Sergeant Nunzio Tramontozzi of the Toronto police force's human-trafficking enforcement team uses to describe one girl he came across recently.
Davis, Robert Murray He said that for prostitutes, it was "no difficult task to secure a disreputable citizen who will marry a prostitute" from Europe. Report of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences Archived 21 September at the Wayback Machine.
Help Community portal Recent changes Upload file. Although a low-risk, high-profit enterprise to criminals, the ILO and many others consider it a form of modern-day slavery. Univ of North Carolina Press. Immigration inspectors at Ellis Island in New York City were held responsible for questioning and screening European prostitutes from the U.
I have heard many black sex-trade survivors link their prostitution experience to that of slavery. In English-speaking countries in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the phrase "white slavery" was used to refer to sexual enslavement of white women.
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Male intercourse with a slave was not considered adultery by either society. To settle the issue of the status of children born in the colony, Virginia passed a law in that ruled that children would take the status of their mother at birth, under the Roman legal principle known as partus sequitur ventrem.
The Rome Statute Explanatory Memorandum, which defines the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court , recognizes rape , sexual slavery, forced prostitution, forced pregnancy , forced sterilization , "or any other form of sexual violence of comparable gravity" as crime against humanity if the action is part of a widespread or systematic practice.
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