In this podcast, the Founder and CEO of Freedom For All spoke to Rita Cosby about modern day slavery, and about her own path to becoming a leader in the movement to combat it.
Mentari Founder and abolitionist leader Shandra Woworuntu arrived in the US hoping to start a new career in the hotel industry. Instead, she found she had been trafficked into a world of sexual slavery and violence. It was months before she was able to turn the tables on her persecutors.
In these stories, Financial Times reporters investigate the true scope of trafficking, from modern-day slaves making their way from Africa to Europe to kidnapped children in China.
Magnum Foundation Human Rights Fellow Xyza Cruz Bacani trains her lens on service workers in New York City. They are effectively indentured servants. Yes, here and now, in the land of the free.