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Criminal Slavery in Latin America

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Criminal Slavery in Latin America

In a collaboration with four media organizations in Latin America, InSight Crime looks at the role of organized crime in driving displacement and...
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Slaves of Organized Crime in Latin America

In Latin America, the word slavery tends to conjure images of indigenous people subjected to forced labor at the end of a whip, and auctions of African men and...
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Men Who Sold Women: Human Trafficking Networks in Central America

A prosecutor asks. Grecia responds. "Where did they do it to you?" "On my right calf. They took us to a place where we did the tattoo. They made  us eat...
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How Mexico’s Zetas Enslave Engineers

The date was January 25, 2009, and Jose Antonio Robledo Fernandez was talking to his girlfriend on the phone as he parked his car in front of a mechanic shop in...
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Of Slaves and Serfs: Guatemala’s ‘Occupied’ Bodies

Organized crime networks dedicated to human trafficking have had a great deal of time to perfect their system and ally themselves with new players in Guatemala,...