TITLE

VIRTUAL SLAVERY

AUTHOR(S)
Hecht, David
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
New Republic;05/12/97, Vol. 216 Issue 19, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates claims that slavery persists in the African nation of Mauritania. Claims by some that slavery has been ended, while others maintain that it continues; Arguments pro and con; Evidence presented by anti-slavery activists to two congressional subcommittees on slave purchase in the country; Citation of cases of torture and murder by the armed forces.
ACCESSION #
9704272857

 

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