Uzbekistan still depends on cotton exports driven by what amounts to slave labor. A new report brings this practice to light.
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Indonesia should support the inclusion of justice targets in the new set of development goals being negotiated at the UN.
The law criminalizes any mention of "nontraditional sexual relations”—unless it’s hate speech, which will be perfectly legal.
The authorities claim they're cracking down on child labor, but in many ways, things have gotten even worse.