A West Midlands slavery ring that forced more than 400 people to work for pennies a day while their bosses earned £2 million has been smashed.
Cambridge University been criticised for appointing a white academic to oversee its study into the institution's historic links with slavery.
The University of Cambridge has said it will investigate how it benefited from and contributed to the slave trade in a bid to "acknowledge its role during that dark phase of human history".
After declaring his support for Donald Trump, Kanye West has attracted fresh criticism after suggesting slaves were complicit in their treatment
Paul Pogba crossed his wrists after scoring a goal to raise awareness of slavery in Libya
Research shows the practice is commonplace in groups like Isis and this takes place in the Middle East and Africa
Columnist Afua Hirsch says the darker side of history is being swept under the carpet
Frank Earnest, part of the Virginia division of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, also says Britain can't wash its hands of slavery
A monument to General Pierre Gustave Toutant-Beauregard was removed as monument supporters waved confederate flags
The statue of Jefferson Davis was removed under heavy police presence in New Orleans
talkRADIO's George Galloway talks to Juliet Ryan, Project Manager at Working Action Group, about whether there should reparations over slavery.