Resources on Modern Slavery

In conversation with the movie

Amazing Grace

(2007, Directed by Michael Apted)


There are a good many reviews out there. Mine is at this link:


Discussion Guides


The Amazing Change

Damaris Resources

Youth Film Project Discussion Guide

Sojourners discussion guide (for purchase)




The Amazing Change

Free the Slaves

Stop the Traffik

Anti-Slavery International

Set All Free


Information & Resources


Wilberforce Central

Traficking in Persons Report 2006

The Amazing Change

Christianity Today Special Section on Amazing Grace, Wilberforce, and modern slavery:

Wikipedia Articles: William Wilberforce; Committee for the Abolition of the Slave Trade; Clapham Sect.




Kevin Bales, Disposable People: New Slavery in a Global Economy. 2nd edition. University of California Press, 2005.

Kevin Bales, editor. Understanding Global Slavery: A Reader. University of California Press, 2005.

David Batstone. Not For Sale: The Return of the Global Slave Trade—And How We Can Fight It. HarperCollins, 2007.

David Brion Davis. Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World. Oxford University Press, 2006.

Zach Hunter. Be the Change: Your Guide to Freeing Slaves and Changing the World. HarperCollins/Zondervan, 2007.