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Report: Slaves Now a ‘Disposable Commodity’ at ‘Historic Low’ of $90 Each

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posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:30 PM
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At $90 per, it's cheaper to let sick slaves die and just buy a new one when they break. CNN broadcast this video on March 7, 2011.



Anywhere between 10-30 million people are in slavery, according to a recent report by CNN. One expert even told the network that the price of an individual slave has actually fallen to a historic low, to just $90 a person in some regions.


Besides prostitution, slaves are used in manufacturing, farming, food processing and healthcare.

Make your own judgments.




posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:34 PM
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reply to post by soficrow
 


So it would cost about,

$270, 000, 000

to free them all.
edit on 9-3-2011 by ThinkingCap because: (no reason given)



posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:34 PM
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It's about time! I've always wanted someone to clean my rooms/car but could never afford it. Now that the Economy is in such a poor condition I can finally make my move.



posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:38 PM
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Originally posted by ThinkingCap
reply to post by soficrow
 


So it would cost about,

$270, 000, 000

to free them all.


Math fail.

2.7 billion.

Now, where can I buy some of these $90 slaves? I could use some house servants. Put me down for 10.



posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:43 PM
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reply to post by soficrow
 


Soon they will have a buy one, get one free sale with the free MK-ULTRA package attached...

Time's are rough for everyone... even the poor CIA. Bet this cuts into their profits!



posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:43 PM
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Wow, Walmarts wages are getting worse by the day...



posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 02:53 PM
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reply to post by soficrow
 


Thank you for this eye-opening, very important post. This is one of the most important threads on here!

Why?

It shows with such clarity and depth as to how far we have gone as a bunch...truly low...
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posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 07:38 PM
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reply to post by pianopraze
 


Are you saying the CIA runs slaves?!?




posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 07:43 PM
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Ha ha ha, slavery is so funny guys, ha ha, why, I can't wait to get my own, hah ha, my car could use a good scrub, ho ho ho, lol roflmao.

...

Really, people? This is where we are now?



posted on Mar, 9 2011 @ 07:47 PM
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Really, people? This is where we are now?


I wonder.

Could it be denial? Being overwhelmed by a sense of powerlessness? ...Or are people really that far away from their souls?




edit on 9/3/11 by soficrow because: format



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 07:37 AM
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Truly sad.. That in this "modern" age people still enslave their fellow humans... Rather than treating them with respect, dignity and equality as human beings.. Also quite disgusting that some find it funny... There is nothing funny about it.. Western society has become soulless.. S&F



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 07:47 AM
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Originally posted by TheWalkingFox
Ha ha ha, slavery is so funny guys, ha ha, why, I can't wait to get my own, hah ha, my car could use a good scrub, ho ho ho, lol roflmao.

...

Really, people? This is where we are now?


If I could get someone to do to the everyday menial BS, I would have more time to do the important things that actually do matter.

Nothing wrong with efficiency.



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 07:56 AM
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This is such an important and compelling issue. To see light made of it sincerely troubles me.


Human bondage and slavery are such troubling issues and we, of western bent, have a very difficult time understanding this. Many of the above comments illustrate this point. We tend to equate "slavery" with "wage slavery" - or maybe a western prison - as that is as close to the problem as our society allows.

But the truth of what slavery means in certain other nations is enough to shock a person.

There are cultures where it is not uncommon for parents to sell their pre adolescent daughters into literal and outright slavery - this means that they literally sell their children like one might a used car - for a pittance, simply because it is the only way to feed the remaining members of the family. Western minds cannot really wrap themselves around things like this.

Once sold, those daughters are property. They can be worked to death, prostituted, beaten, killed...anything. They often end up in the sex slave trade, often addicted to drugs which have been used to quell them. Often diseased and dying.

There are a few good documentaries about this floating around on the web, and some very graphic news stories if one searches them out. I advise doing this.

If we all learn the reality - there will be a lot less jokes about it. It's a very real and sincere tragedy.

~Heff



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 08:56 AM
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Well heff here is were I agree with you and disagree... I don't mean to make light but I wouldn't mind having a slave it would be the best thing ever for the both.. I mean hell I don't do much any ways I'd pay 90 bucks for one and that dude would get fed have a place to stay do a bit o work.. As in watch tv, hang out play video games. and do what ever the hell he or she wants. If he wanted to leave.. he would just have to work off the 90 bucks and current min wage here in cali. gotta get my moneys worth..



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 11:03 AM
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Just out of curiosity, do you have a preference between a human slave or a fully functional robot slave?

Or is price the only factor that concerns you?

...If you got free room and board, would you like to BE a slave?

reply to post by Hefficide
 


Thanks HEFF - just one 'correction' - slavery is quite rampant in the USA, just hidden.




posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 11:16 AM
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Originally posted by HaveAnotherOne

Originally posted by ThinkingCap
reply to post by soficrow
 


So it would cost about,

$270, 000, 000

to free them all.


Math fail.

2.7 billion.

Now, where can I buy some of these $90 slaves? I could use some house servants. Put me down for 10.


No, that's correct. It's American math like the government uses, the poster just didn't mention it.

You are correct though, when properly converted to regular math it would be 2.7 billion.

BTW, put me down for a couple too. I don't want to feed 10 though.



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 11:19 AM
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Originally posted by Hefficide

This is such an important and compelling issue. To see light made of it sincerely troubles me.


Human bondage and slavery are such troubling issues and we, of western bent, have a very difficult time understanding this.

Heff, no offense here but thought I would bring it up.
While yes you do have a very valid point on the international
slave trade, yet I see you have Charlie Sheen in your avatar
who is one of the biggest supporters of the Porn industry.
And porn is considered by many to also be a legalized
slave trade. So who is calling the kettle black ???



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 12:15 PM
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reply to post by KaiserSoze
 


Ramen noodles are cheap!

Throw some tap water at them too so they stay hydrated and can work longer hours.



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 01:03 PM
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people laugh because what else is there to do.

Admit to yourself that the cloathes your wearing were make in sweatshops.
Admit to yourself your own govenment is responsible for murder, mayhem and carnage.
Admit to yourself the food your eating is slowly killing you and making you dumb.
Admit to yourself that most people no longer care.
Admit to yourself the slave trade is still big buisness.
Admit to yourself that history is a pack of lies.
Admit to yourself that Mcdonalds really isn't looking out for your best intrests.
Admit to yourself that organised religion is fundementally corrupt.
Admit to yourself that quality of life is going down.
Admit to yourself that even though crime is very low, that more people than ever are afraid to leave there homes.
Admit to yourself were polluting this planet with outdated technology.
Admit to yourself that our throwaway culture has now spread to human life.
Admit to yourself that people in your country really are getting fatter.
Admit to yourself that the governments of the world are slowly choking freedom from us.
Admit to yourself that racism is now okay in the west if it targeted at a muslim.
Admit to yourself the being muslim is a matter of religion not race.
Admit to yourself the taxes you pay have help people die.
Admit to yourself the problems we thought we had overcome such as piracy are still here.
Admit to yourself you really are clueless as to what goes on behind closed doors in govenment and buisness.
Admit to yourself people are starving because of greed.

That's alot of weight to carry on your shoulders. People sometimes shy away from it with humour, its not ideal but in a world as dark and bloodsoaked as ours there are things worse than black humour.



posted on Mar, 10 2011 @ 01:11 PM
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If it makes you feel better, I dont carry any weight on my shoulders from knowing others are slaves. If I could get away with it, I would own slaves.

It would enable me to utilize my time more efficiently.



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