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    Pakistan's Bonded Laborers Trapped in Cycle of Debti
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    May 09, 2014 8:35 PM
    In Pakistan today, more than two million people, including children, work as bonded laborers, a system the United Nations describes as modern-day slavery. Sharon Behn reports on the life of brick-makers who use their children as collateral for debts to their employers.

    Pakistan's Bonded Laborers Trapped in Cycle of Debt

    Published May 09, 2014

    In Pakistan today, more than two million people, including children, work as bonded laborers, a system the United Nations describes as modern-day slavery. Sharon Behn reports on the life of brick-makers who use their children as collateral for debts to their employers.


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