Sexual slavery and sexual exploitation is attaching the right of ownership over one or more people with the intent of coercing or otherwise forcing them to engage in sexual activities. Sexual slavery may also involve single-owner sexual slavery ; ritual slavery , sometimes associated with certain religious practices, such as ritual servitude in Ghana , Togo and Benin ; slavery for primarily non-sexual purposes but where non-consensual sexual activity is common; or forced prostitution. Concubinage was a traditional form of sexual slavery in many cultures, in which women spent their lives in sexual servitude.
Female Slaves in Barbados. A Common Barbadan Slave Dearest Mrs. I am so happy to hear that your efforts in England have been successful. It is my hope that this letter may give you further motivation to continue your efforts, as England is not the only place of social change. Here in Barbados, there have been several slave uprisings. The participants are usually men, but female slaves do a great many things in support of the cause. In fact, many female slaves are even more angry than their male counterparts, for many slave owners have realized that they can save money through the natural reproduction- in other words, they find it more cost effective to force their slaves to breed The female slaves are not only forced to have intercourse with other slaves, but masters often take advantage of them as well. Even if a slave were to have a child by her master, the child would be a slave because its status is derived from the mother
We Value Diversity. We Value Education. We Value History. Menu Menu. When enslaved males turned 15 years old—and younger in some cases—they had their first inspection.
Slave breeding in the United States was the alleged practice in slave states of the United States of slave owners to systematically force the reproduction of slaves to increase their returns. Selective breeding between slaves with the aim of developing particular physical traits was uncommon, however,  as most slaves were unrestricted in their choice of sexual partners. The laws that ultimately ended the Atlantic Slave Trade came about as a result of the efforts of abolitionist Christian groups such as the Society of Friends , known as Quakers, and Evangelicals led by William Wilberforce , whose efforts through the Committee for the Abolition of the Slave Trade led to the passage of the Slave Trade Act by the British Parliament in