According to England, Pope Gregory's letter merely stated that domestic slavery
was a permissible, if not commendable, social arrangement.
29) This is valued as proof that domestic slavery
Yet John England, Bishop of Charleston, in 1840 wrote to the American Government that "no pope had ever condemned domestic slavery
as it had existed in the United States" (emphasis added).
He wrote about the oppression within families: "The modern individual family is founded on the open or concealed domestic slavery
of the wife, and modern society is a mass composed of these individual families as molecules.
Girija, an "ideal" housewife with grown-up children, leaves home to spend a few days in Haridwar, for she badly wants a change from her unappreciative husband, her vulturelike mother-in-law, and genteel domestic slavery
Amnesty International reports that the Sudanese government not only assassinates and tortures its "enemies," but that paramilitary forces have kidnapped scores of children, who are believed to be held in domestic slavery
by their abductors or taken to camps in remote rural areas, where they are trained for military service.
b) Gives facilities for the organization of communal services: liberation from domestic slavery
, of great importance for women.
In 1997, she carried out reports into the domestic slavery
of women in France and into the exploitation of illegal Chinese immigrants in Paris.
By partnering with Girl Rising, The Pretty Powerful Campaign for Women & Girls aims to embrace its goals of raising awareness for the importance of girls' education in an effort to remove barriers to girls' education such as early and forced marriage, domestic slavery
, sex trafficking, gender violence and discrimination, lack of access to healthcare, and school fees - means not only a better life for girls, but a safer, healthier, and more prosperous world for all.
It's claimed that thousands are kidnapped and forced into domestic slavery
bonded labour, domestic slavery
, forced prostitution, trafficking in women and
I met children sold by their families into domestic slavery
, who are abused and worked around the clock," she added.