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"Hang Out" w/ The Descendants of Solomon Northup From '12 Years A Slave' In Live Online Conversation Today At 11AM EST

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act March 25, 2014 at 10:43AM

"Hang Out" w/ The Descendants of Solomon Northup From '12 Years A Slave' In Live Online Conversation Today At 11AM EST
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Solomon Northup Descendants
Courtesy of the International Labour Organization (ILO):
 
On the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery, ILO hangs out with the descendants of Solomon Northup, whose life and memoir inspired the film "12 Years A Slave". ILO's expert on modern slavery, Beate Andrees, will also join the discussion to talk about forced labour today. The Guardian's Holly Young will moderate the discussion.

The online video conversation takes place today, March 25, at 11AM EST.

The video player for the live chat is embedded below:

This article is related to: 12 Years a Slave


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