Emily Kenway is a writer and activist. As a former advisor to the UK’s first Anti-Slavery Commissioner she was at the heart of modern slavery action. She has written for a variety of publications including the Guardian and TLS.
Emily Kenway, author of The Truth About Modern Slavery, explains how narratives of ‘human trafficking’ are used as a smokescreen for harmful anti-migrant immigration policies.Watch Video
‘Modern slavery’ grabs headlines, but leaves us reaching for the wrong solutions. We discuss how this framework is used as a political tool by those in power.Read full article