Check out this book review of powerful stories of the global slave trade-human trafficking. Not For Sale by David Batstone is an abolitionists’ guide. Dr. David Batstone is the founder and managing director of Just Business, a social impact investment firm. His portfolio of successful ventures includes REBBL, the “top new organic beverage in the USA” (); Z Shoes; Square Organics; and Not For Sale. As founder of Not For Sale, Batstone has connected business leaders. Girls Like Us by Rachel Lloyd Trafficked to Hell by R Flo Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof Not for Sale by David Batstone Sold by Patricia McCormick.

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Parts Everybody should read this book. It really is an eye opener for most readers. New York University Press.

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I wanted to know more about this troubling issue but was afraid I’d be overwhelmed by the disturbing nature of the information. Where can I begin? Jan 13, Lauren rated it it was amazing. Here is a classic example.

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Not for Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade—and How We Can Fight It by David Batstone

May 13, Erika RS rated it really liked davix. See all 4 questions about Not for Sale…. Not For Sale by David Batstone is just one of those books.

Where can I begin? These two things have become all too common in today’s world. Jesus As Pedagogue of the Oppressed. The content of the book is truly something that every person should be made aware of.

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Nov 23, Ellen Harney added it. Of people who were sold into slavery and of the average advocates who found themselves sometimes accidentally fighting for the freedom of those trapped. Building a New Underground Railroad: The point of this book is to inspire a new wave of abolitionists who will work against slavery in all its guises throughout the world.


The traffickers gain power over their victims by first recruiting those with little social power, often taking advantage of a crisis in a family or community. Each chapter takes you through a different country and a different form of slavery, opening your eyes to the horrific travesties that are often occurring right under our noses. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

batwtone How to deal with the problem? This is my confession: David Batstone has written an eye-opening account on the existing crisis of global human slavery. A great list of anti human-trafficking resources. The book starts wide and closes in on the US, making the point that slavery happens here too.

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How generations of families become indentured in order to bring one person from India to the US. We delve into the historical antecedents and social forces that frame their time and place. Men, women, and children are forced to labor and have sex against their will batstonf each area.

David Batstone’s message about taking action against slavery couldn’t be abtstone clear in his book. Not for Sale covers sex slavery, prostitution, bonded laborers, child soldiers, and domestic servitude. David Batstone has written an eye-opening account on the existing crisis of global human slavery.

HarperOne; Revised, Updated ed. This has been a good read, especially for those who seek to understand global slave trade. And Batstone does give you some tools for doing so, aside ffor leaving your husbands and children and flying to Chiang Mai. I was almost taken aback when I realized there are still difficult and amazing endeavors to join.

slae The heart wrenching truths are not told in solitude as they are always connected to the work of abolitionists standing up for the rights and freedoms these slaves deserve. I am not for sale. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: In each industry there are multiple variables that contribute to the complexity of each however, Batstone draws a connecting line through all to battsone the davie advantage taken and manipulation of the poor and less educated.


This book is a call out for the modern abolitionists to save them. I suppose God thinks a lot of me or at least He knows He can do a lot through me since this issue is overwhelming. This organization rescues young girls from sex trafficking and allows them to make scarfs, jewelry, and many other accessories in order to provide for themselves and their families.

Mar 16, Jason Sixsmith rated it really liked it. Not for Sale provides a snapshot of the problem of human trafficking as it exists in the 21st century. In conclusion, “Not For Sale” is not only a great read for those willing to learn something new, but it also serves as inspiration to take acts against such horrific acts of slavery. Read batstons that mention human trafficking slave trade modern day david batstone get involved eye opening child soldiers global slave read this book must read united states around the world day slavery call batstoe action make a difference highly recommend sale campaign sex slaves great job men and women.

Certain elements are common in the experience of the modern slave trade: