The Torch

University Sponsors Fair Trade Conference

Rakesh Singh, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

Fair Trade is a movement to ensure that the farmers and workers of the world are paid fairly and are provided with safe, humane working conditions. This movement is global, and it is one that has garnered a lot of traction in recent years, especially at St. John’s  University. Fair Trade Campaigns is an ...

Human trafficking activist speaks to students

Human trafficking activist speaks to students

Bill Pham, Contributing Writer

April 16, 2014

For many, the term slavery only exists through history lessons or stories handed down by others. Many more believe that because of the abolishment of slavery in America, human society has seen an end to this monstrous system of the bloodiest form of human labor. “The $$$ and Sense of Modern Slavery”...

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