Recalls Incidents of her Life.”This would establish Avery’s birth year as 1809, which Avery “reckoned …
by the first falling of the stars, which occurred in the first few years of the 19th century.”The most famous “falling of the stars” was the Leonid Meteor Shower in 1833.
Tobia also spoke to Maurice Middleberg, executive director of the NGO, Free the Slaves.
Middleberg explained that the practice of slavery extends far beyond the tiny Indonesian island exposed by Mendoza and her colleagues.
How can consumers educate themselves to avoid products produced using slave labor?