Google Hangout

Meet the descendants of Solomon Northup from "12 Years A Slave"

Streamed live on 25 March 2014 - On the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery, ILO hung out with the descendants of Solomon Northup, whose life and memoir inspired the film "12 Years A Slave". ILO's expert on modern slavery, Beate Andrees, also joined the discussion to talk about forced labour today and the battle to stamp out. The Guardian's Holly Young moderated.

Date issued: 25 March 2014 | Size/duration: 00:04:37