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DON’T SEND THEM TO THE GALLEYS!

In Human Rights Watch, Uncategorised by Andrew Drummond4 Comments

HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH PROTESTS PLAN TO SEND PRISONERS TO WORK ON THAILAND’S FISHING BOATS! Human Rights Watch has protested a plan by Thailand’s military government to send prisoners to work in Thailand’s fishing fleet – seemingly a 21st Century resurrection of the Roman tradition of sending prisoners to the Galleys. Working in Roman Galleys the slaves may often died in …