February 13, 2014

Hong Kong's Indentured Servants

Gratiane de Moustier, New York Times

The Associated Press

Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, a 23-year-old Indonesian maid, returned to her home province of Java from Hong Kong last month hardly able to walk. Cuts and burns covered most of her body. Her employer in Hong Kong allegedly beat her and locked her up for weeks.

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