Exploitation, Benefits of Global Migration for Filipinos, Americans. Similarities, Differences in How They Are Treated

A sentimental open letter from an American teacher to the Filipino people reveals the largely hidden exploitation and benefits from this new age of global migration. LOVE LETTER TO FILIPINOS By David H. Harwell, PhD I am writing to thank Filipinos for the way you have treated me here, and to pass on a lesson... Continue Reading →

Age of Global Migration Disrupts, Stabilizes Politics and Cultures Worldwide

Of the world's 7.7 billion people, half a billion, or more than 500 million people are either global migrants or are supported financially by them through remittances. Labor has shifted dramatically since year 2000 -- the numbers moving from one country to another  have doubled. “Were these half billion or so people to form their... Continue Reading →

Laborers, Indentured Servants, Run-aways, Modern-Day Slaves, Abused Workers Are All Too Common in Era of Globalization

An ongoing campaign by CNN, since 2011, estimates that 40 million people are victims of modern-day slavery, including human trafficking, forced labor, abuse of wage and hour laws, debt bondage, domestic servitude, commercial sexual exploitation, child labor, forced marriage, child soldiers, and forced sex acts for money,   (See the CNN report, "What Is Modern... Continue Reading →

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