Capitalism is keeping slavery alive. It’s estimated there are around 40 million modern day slaves. 40 million. That’s the entire population of Portugal 4 times over.
I’m angry. I’m Worried. How can white people say they didn’t know? How didn’t they realise they are part of the problem? “What!?” you might think. “You’re white!”
It’s funny how we go can through life under our own ‘illusion’ of things, ‘too much social media’s not good for you’, or that ‘Christmas is advertised too early’. My illusion’s been that I’ve always set big goals. In actual fact, they’ve been anything but.
A key trend that will continue over this 10-year period is providing care in the right places – so rather than people seeking help through hospital admissions the focus is on effective support at home and in care homes.