Did you know? - Over a quarter of the seafood we import to Australia comes from Thailand. The latest update in New York Times's Outlaw Oceans series shows how men are tricked into slavery on Thai fishing boats - a growing problem the Thai Government and fishing industry is failing to address. This week the US State Department chose to keep Thailand as a Tier 3 country - the worst ranking possible - on its annual human trafficking report. Make sure you know where your seafood comes from and demand better labelling laws at buff.ly/1IMnMZB
Men who have fled servitude on fishing boats recount beatings and worse as nets are cast for the catch that will become pet food and livestock feed.
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