It includes depression, post-traumatic stress disorder and other anxiety disorders, suicidal tendency and somatic conditions including disabling physical pain or dysfunction. Trafficked persons are mentally exhausted, humiliated, afraid and lack the self-sufficiency required to disobey their trafficker and escape victimization. 3.3 Economic exploitation- trafficking causes huge exploitation of trafficked persons in economic sphere of life, that compels them to remain in slavery. Rarely victims of trafficking have decision making power in respect of payment for their services. Trafficking of human beings is one of the major ways through which victims are forced to render their services in slave like condition.
To add, the next is human trafficking. According to Anti-Slavery.org, “Human trafficking involves recruitment, harbouring or transporting people into a situation of exploitation through the use of violence, deception or coercion and forced to work against their will.” In addition, another diabolical type of slavery child labor. EndSlaveryNow.org states that a quarter of slaves are children, and they can be forced into domestic servitude and forced labor. This is physically, socially, and mentally harmful (Slavery Now). Also, there is human commodities.
As in most situations, the young are tricked into this situation and are forced to do things against their will. The human trafficking industry has become prominent in Costa Rica. It has become dominant in this region through sex trafficking, which is the selling of men or women’s bodies for sex, but unlike prostitution, it is against their will. People are promised with the opportunity of a job that will help them support their families. Once the trafficker has separated the individual from their family and the life they knew, they kidnap them and force them into sex labor (Cofsky).
More than one-fourth of the world’s people live in extreme poverty, according to 2005 U.N statistics. The intensified poverty in parts of Africa, Asia, and Latin America causes many children there to become child laborers. Low income poverty and poor educational institutions are the driving forces behind the prevalence of child labor worldwide. There are many types of child labor; these are slavery, child trafficking, child domestic labor, debt bondage, serfdom and even commercial sexual exploitation. These are also called the destructive experiences in it and its worst forms.
The Haymarket Affair grew indirectly from out of prolonged agitation for an eight hour day. The Homestead Strike of 1892 and the Pullman Strike of 1894 stalled the emerging industrial union movement. The IWW was designed as a big union with workers of both skilled and unskilled workers and their goal of ultimate destruction of government and its replacement by one big union. Before typewriters and telephones women had worked in unsafe and unsanitary working conditions. Due to industrialization many women were able to leave their homes and work independently.
The most common way to undermine the institution of slavery was for a slave to run away. “Slaves had diverse reasons for running away, such as brutal punishments, separation from family, and fears of being sold” (Campbell). Slaves were forced to live in hostile environments where they were treated cruelly. They had to work long hours in exchange for little pay. Slave families were often broken up.
Human trafficking, or trafficking in persons (TIP) or modern day slavery, is a heinous and widespread crime occurring around the world in nearly every society. Most people often thought slavery was part of the past; however, human slavery is part of our current society and has been an on-going issue around the world. Human trafficking is a type of slavery that involves forced or bonded labour, sexual servitude, child labour, or involuntary servitude all over the world. It is important to note that sex trafficking contributes to more than half of human trafficking and most of these victims are women and young girls. This modern day slavery can happen to anyone, anywhere, and at anytime (Ton, 2012).This literature review of documents and reports
It’s happening right under your noses. It’s important to note that human trafficking is a very prevalent illegal omission against basic human rights, a crime that has spiraled out of control. Human trafficking has chained many people, forcing them into slavery. Approximately 20 to 30 million drudge who works very hard without proper remuneration or appreciation in the world today. Based on the research done by the U.S. State Department, 600,000 to 800,000 people are traded illegally across intercontinentally every year.
They slaved for hours and hours over large machines, working for long hours each week. Workers suffered constantly, weaving and sewing until closing time. Many people perceive that mills were run by greedy owners and in most cases, they weren’t wrong. Mill owners gave workers little pay and little time to eat. Workers were only paid enough to support their homes and they could barely support their family.