Sri Lanka's court says the politician's family is powerful enough to influence the investigation.
In a factory fire that killed 51, activists say at least 16 children died while making snacks meant for children their own age.
Competition can be nasty in the corporate food business, and sometimes a blow can be delivered in a surprising way.
A further investigation has revealed that global restaurants and stores—including supposedly conscientious retailers like Whole Foods—are also selling shrimp peeled by slaves.
We talked to the creator of Slavery Footprint, a new website that shows how many slaves are working for you in the global supply chain.
In 2013, the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed, killing more than 1,100 Bangladeshi workers. Despite the news coverage, sweatshops aren't much better today.
Attention Western chocolate consumers: We're all going to hell. West African cocoa farmers are hard-pressed for farming resources and are struggling to keep up with Western demand, resulting in free child labor deemed slavery by international advocacy.