Artikel i The Guardian: Anger over EU's 'slave trade' rhetoric as naval operations begin in Mediterranean.
Fler än 500 forskare skriver öppet brev: "We demand that Europe’s political leaders stop abusing the history
of transatlantic slavery to legitimate military and migrant deterrent
actions, and instead recall, and act upon the demands for freedom of
movement, or ‘a right of locomotion’ articulated by African American
anti-slavery activists of the nineteenth century."