Genocide & Slavery

40 million people are caught in the slave trade industry. Genocide can happen through war, but also through famine and denial of human rights. Companies can monitor and prevent genocide within the regions they, or their suppliers, operate.



Stories


U.S. blocked Uniqlo shirts over Xinjiang forced-labor concerns

The United States' customs agency blocked a shipment of Fast Retailing Co.'s Uniqlo shirts in Janua…

3 weeks, 1 day

Biden phases out federal use of private prisons as part of racial equity actions

He also targeted discrimination against Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders. President Joe Biden on …

4 months, 2 weeks

Nike and Coca-Cola Lobby Against Xinjiang Forced Labor Bill

Business groups and major companies like Apple have been pressing Congress to alter legislation cra…

5 months, 3 weeks

When Shoplifting Is A Felony: Retailers Back Harsher Penalties For Store Theft

What exactly did Abbie Welch put in her purse before she snuck out of a Walmart in Knoxville, Tenn.…

7 months, 4 weeks

Disney filmed parts of 'Mulan' in China's Xinjiang, where millions of Muslims are being spied on and locked up

Disney filmed scenes from "Mulan" in Xinjiang, a western Chinese region where the government is det…

8 months, 3 weeks

Opinion: It’s time for investors to dump shares of companies that profit from mass incarceration and prison labor

" From exploiting unpaid or cheap prison labor to price gouging basic necessities - companies conti…

11 months, 1 week

Apple, Google, Microsoft, Dell and Tesla are sued over alleged child labor in Congo

An international advocacy group has accused Apple, Google, Microsoft, Dell and Tesla of "knowingly …

1 year, 5 months

4 out of 5 banks failing on human rights, new BankTrack Human Rights Benchmark shows

Banks are failing on human rights nearly a decade after new UN principles were established to guide…

1 year, 6 months

It's time to boycott any company doing business in Xinjiang

Any western company doing business in Xinjiang should consider their supply chains tainted by force…

1 year, 6 months

Apple bowed to China by removing a Hong Kong protests map from its app store

First it was rejected. Then it was approved. And now the iOS app of HKMap.live, a real-time, volunt…

1 year, 8 months

Petitions


BlackRock Fidelity Franklin Resources,…
Genocide-Free Investing

We advocate for investment firms to make an ongoing commitment to genocide-free investing policies that would apply to future genocides or cri

$153.4 million supporting

Monster Beverage Co…
Anti-Slavery

As defined by the International Labor Organization (ILO) Forced Labor Convention of 1930 (No.29), forced labor is “all work or service which is exacte

$64.6 million supporting

Verizon Communicati…
Verizon: Stop Child Sexual Exploitation Online

Verizon should take action to combat Child Sex Abuse Material in its online platforms

$21.0 million supporting