Sunday, February 18, 2007

Free the Slaves

The Amazing Change

A campaign inspired by William Wilberforce to end modern day slavery. Sign the petition!

Free the Slaves

Free the Slaves is a non-profit organization working to end slavery worldwide. We believe that ending slavery worldwide is an ambitious–and realizable–goal that requires a solid commitment to specific guiding principles as well as multiple, holistic approaches.

William Wilberforce: On the Horrors of the Slave Trade (speech to parliament, 1789)

Sojourner Truth: Ain't I a Woman? (speech to the Women's Convention, Ohio, 1851)

John Newton: Thoughts Upon the African Slave Trade (1788)

ADVOCACY: Human Trafficking (from the Women’s Ministries Office at the Episcopal Church Center that supports women in the Episcopal Church and the wider world.)

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