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The Power of Strutting in a Black Body – Power Trip – Medium
The slaveholders’ fear of drums bordered on superstition. They believed them capable of stirring up frenzy so contagious and fast-spreading that it was nearly impossible to resist. Ironically, their suspicions were confirmed in the early 20th century, when jazz became a national fascination. Like lynching, it frequently brought whites together to entertain appetites often scorned in polite society. Then, as now, whites’ interaction with African Americans and their culture reflected a perplexing conjunction of lust and disdain. Many white East St. Louisans, for example, may very well have been in their parlors listening with rapt attention to a recording of “Darktown Strutters’ Ball” before going out to mutilate and murder their neighbors in nearby Black Valley.
racism  African_american  slavery  Latinos_+_TW  Violence_y_Power  Power_in_America  dance  movement 
6 days ago by Jibarosoy
Sinful Days and Nights by Gerec, orphan_account
A collection of extremely dirtybadwrong PWPs, focused mainly (but not exclusively!) on one Charles Xavier. One shots and ficlets written individually or together by the authors. Beware the tags.

1. Roman/Gladiator AU: Charles is the Markos' pleasure slave. He's also the main attraction at the feast they throw in honor of General Shaw. Aka Charles + gladiators + public sex - Part 1
2. Logan is a werewolf who takes wolf form each full moon and is mated to human Charles.
3. Shaw is Genosha's Royal Chancellor who forces a bond with virgin Prince Erik. Alpha/omega, age difference, breeding, forced bond.
4. Roman/Gladiator AU - Part 2
5. Mob AU: Omega!Charles returns home after his time as a mob boss's surrogate. His stepfather Kurt is keen to continue what Lehnsherr started. Lactation kink.
6. *NEW* Mob AU - Part 2: Kurt signs Charles up for another surrogacy contract, putting him in the middle of a mob war. More lactation kink.
Fic  X-Men  Slash  Cain/Charles  Charles/Erik  Charles/Logan  Charles/Victor  Kurt/Charles  Erik/Sebastian  Charles/Azazel  Charles/Others  AU  Historical_AU  A/B/O  Dubcon  Slavery  First_Time  Established_Relationship  WC:10K-25K  Oct2018 
13 days ago by paraka
Witte handel in zwarte mensen. Een terugblik op het Nederlandse slavernijverleden.
»Elk jaar op 1 juli vieren we het einde van de slavernij. Wat gebeurde er percies en welke rol speelde Nederland in deze pijnlijke geschiedenis?«
netherlands  slavery  triangular-trade  bantu  west-africa 
13 days ago by aidan
2018 statement by Anti-Slavery for the 39th session of the Human Rights Council
Anti-Slavery delivered a statement highlighting the danger that migrant domestic workers face, particularly those who are “members of socially excluded and marginalised groups, such as indigenous people and Dalits”. The statement strongly urged States to implement the Special Rapporteur’s recommendations, especially concerning the adoption of the ILO Domestic Workers Convention, extending the coverage of national labour law and ending sponsorship systems.
antislavery  2018  caste  slavery  un  hrc  hrc39 
13 days ago by idsn
Joint statement by IDSN-MRG on caste-related slavery for the 39th session of the Human Rights Council
IDSN, in a joint statement with Minority Rights Group (MRG), delivered a strong statement in response welcoming the report and highlighting the issues faced by Dalit women who are discriminated against, not only because of their caste, but because of their gender. These women are “particularly subject to bonded debt in the area of domestic work”. It is a practice that is prevalent in many countries in Asia and one that needs to urgently be addressed. IDSN and MRG urged the Rapporteur to continue monitoring those who are discriminated against on the basis of their caste, specifically those who are subject to servitude and modern slavery.
statement  MRG  IDSN  2018  un  hrc  hrc39  sr_slavery  slavery 
13 days ago by idsn
2018 report of the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, including its causes and consequences
The Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, Ms. Urmila Bhoola, made a special reference to caste-affected groups in the context of discriminatory attitudes in domestic work in her report to the HRC. She urged states to increase their efforts “in addressing and preventing domestic servitude”.
sr_slavery  2018  hrc39  hrc  un  slavery 
13 days ago by idsn
IDSN engages with the 39th Session of the UN Human Rights Council (IDSN)
IDSN engaged with the 39th Session of the Human Rights Council (HRC), held in the Palais des Nations from the 10th to the 28th of September 2018. IDSN delivered statements, lobbied Member States and OHCHR staff and met with the High Commissioner and the NGO Committee. Read a summary of IDSN's interventions in this IDSN news piece.
2018  hrc  UN  hrc39  sr_slavery  sr_water  dalit  caste  slavery  water_sanitation  idsn  idsnnews  news  justice  women  dalitwomen 
13 days ago by idsn
Sanitation worker deaths spark protests demanding an end to manual scavenging in India (IDSN)
Dalits in India have for centuries been forced into working without proper tools or protective gear to clean dry latrines, sewers and septic tanks, a practice known as ‘manual scavenging’. This is not only demeaning but also extremely dangerous work and activists have been campaigning for many years for the proper implementation of laws banning the practice and rehabilitating those who have been engaged in it. This past month it has been uncovered that in the Delhi municipality alone, there has been an alarmingly high number of deaths of sanitation workers lowered into the city’s sewers with no equipment to protect them. Activists are sending the message that India must #stopkillingus and that the caste-based practice must end now.
manualscavenging  Dalits  India  2018  idsnnews  idsn  news  discrimination  labour  slavery 
13 days ago by idsn

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