Profits and Poverty

21 Million in Forced Labor Create $150 Billion in Global Profit

  Some 21 million women, men and children are in forced labor, trafficked, held in debt bondage or work in slave-like conditions worldwide, and their toil generates an estimated $150 billion in illegal profits in the private global economy, according to a new report by the International Labor Organization (ILO). The $150 billion in illegal… [READ MORE]