ONE VOICE AGAINST MODERN SLAVERY   I have great admiration for Human Rights activists who stand up for other people in spite of the potential risks they bring upon themselves. A couple of years ago, I inserted a post about Elena Urlaeva in Uzbekistan. Elena was targeted for investigating and speaking out against slavery in …

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Elena Urlaeva – “We demand the investigation of torture.”   “I will hold on to the end. I will withstand everything and do it for all the people who have been abused by the authorities.” Elena Urlaeva, Uzbek human rights activist.   On the morning of 29 September, Elena Urlaeva was arrested, stripped naked and …

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