MAGAZINEDEBATES
Weekly Magazine - 08 December 2017
# 175

Slavery in the 21st century

African migrants are being sold as slaves in Libya. How can slavery exist in the modern world?

Our world this week

The number keeps growing. Australia this week became the 26th country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage. After a decades-long battle for recognition gay rights campaigners scored a victory this week when the vast majority of lawmakers voted for a bill legalising same-sex marriages, including ones solemnised abroad. After the vote, celebrations erupted in Parliament, with people in the public gallery cheering and singing. MPs embraced each other.
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