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  1. Jan 2022
    1. It is thanks to decades of painstaking, difficult work that we know a great deal about the scale of human trafficking across the Atlantic Ocean and about the people aboard each ship. Much of that research is available to the public in the form of the SlaveVoyages database. A detailed repository of information on individual ships, individual voyages and even individual people, it is a groundbreaking tool for scholars of slavery, the slave trade and the Atlantic world. And it continues to grow. Last year, the team behind SlaveVoyages introduced a new data set with information on the domestic slave trade within the United States, titled “Oceans of Kinfolk.”
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  5. Aug 2017
    1. According to this, Sweden has had great success reducing prostitution by:

      • criminalizing the buying of sex
      • decriminalizing prostitution
      • providing help for prostitutes who want to quit