Charles Carleton Coffin would be haunted by the sight for the rest of his life.Behind the iron gate of the "MART," Coffin found a long hall lined with benches down one wall, a platform on the other and, beyond it, a four-story brick building with grated windows and iron doors.When I began to write my fifth novel, The Intrusions, it was a simple serial killer story set in a backpackers’ hostel in Queensway – but books never go where you want them to.
These sectors represent some of the highest industry risks for modern slavery.
It is estimated that there are more than 400,000 Filipinos in some form of modern slavery, the majority of whom are in forced labour.
But all these measures were intended to protect us from dangers lurking without, not those concealed within.
In early 2014, a hacker was sentenced to 18 months for doing just this to Miss Teen USA 2013.
In an era of fake news, leaked emails and purloined secrets, your laptop or tablet is the most dangerous possession you own.