Tag: pakistan

By the Numbers: The World Unites to End Modern-Day Slavery

Syeda Ghulam Fatima risks her life daily to free laborers in Pakistan from what is essentially modern-day slavery. In rural areas where work is scarce, Pakistani men and women are forced to take loans from brick kiln owners, which they pay off with manual labor. When the labor period has ended, the workers find that … read more

6Qs with Robert Profusek of Without Sheperds

Q1.  Tell us about your project …. your inspiration and goals! WITHOUT SHEPHERDS is a documentary film that looks inside the real lives of those who are fighting for a different tomorrow in today’s Pakistan.  The film crosscuts between six people wrestling with a country in turmoil and defiantly standing for change and together their stories … read more