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How Many Slaves Work For You?

How Many Slaves Work For You?

Slavery Footprint

Every once in a while, we are reminded that our lifestyle comes at the expense of others. Slavery Footprint (a website, with mobile apps to come) pins it down to the very concrete. Their thought-provoking (and beautifully designed) survey will calculate “how many slaves work for you”. The average, the site says, is 21. I’m at 30. How many slaves work for you?